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Denial of service via hash collisions

Denial of service via hash collisions

Posted Jan 12, 2012 1:23 UTC (Thu) by jake (editor, #205)
In reply to: Denial of service via hash collisions by fuhchee
Parent article: Denial of service via hash collisions

> What about the naive hash tables used in the linux kernel? Has
> someone analyzed whether any of them are sensitive to this sort of
> chosen-key attack?

I have not, but I do note that the researchers who came up with the advisory this article is based on plan to look at Linux hash tables along with some other targets (listed at the end of their presentation).

jake


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