DescriptionInteger overflow in the vc_resize function in the Linux kernel 2.4 and 2.6 before 2.6.10 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via a short new screen value, which leads to a buffer overflow.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2005:018, published Thu, 24 Mar 2005 15:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|Open Enterprise Server|| ||
YOU Patch Nr: 9975
|SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0|| ||Builds|