DescriptionMemory leak in direct-io.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.10 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via certain O_DIRECT (direct IO) write requests.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:39:41 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:29 2022