lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2004]   [Jun]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: TCP-RST Vulnerability - Doubt
From
Date
* Daniel Roesen:

> Not if the MD5 option is properly implemented - i.e. MD5 hash checking
> is done AFTER the packet is considered valid in terms of "fitting"
> sequence number.

In this case, you trade robustness against network load for robustness
against implementation errors. I'd rather not to have to make this
choice. 8-/
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:04    [W:0.067 / U:1.208 seconds]
©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site