Traceroute Mal-formed packets

From: John McLaren (john.mclaren@murraystate.edu)
Date: Wed Mar 05 2003 - 16:34:37 EST


It appears that the UDP packets generated by the traceroute utilities are
malformed - illegal header length. I have posted an article of my findings:

http://campus.murraystate.edu/tsm/tsm352/LinuxStuff/TraceRouteBug.doc

I would appreciate hearing about any other information anyone might have on
this subject.

Thanks,

JMcLaren

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