Subject: kern/2692: kernel panics after using traceroute
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/12/1996 21:55:16
>Number:         2692
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       Giving bogus option to traceroute panics: m_copym
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people (Kernel Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Aug 12 23:20:11 1996
>Originator:     Brett Slager
>Release:        1.1
System: NetBSD 1.1 NetBSD 1.1 (SNARF) #1: Tue Jul 23 01:30:43 EST 1996 i386

	Any user can cause a kernel panic by giving a bogus packet size
	argument to traceroute.
	run traceroute with a bogus packet size argument:
		traceroute 2700
	Not sure on a fix, I haven't had time to check this out.