DescriptionArray index overflow in the xfrm_sk_policy_insert function in xfrm_user.c in Linux kernel 2.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (oops or deadlock) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a p->dir value that is larger than XFRM_POLICY_OUT, which is used as an index in the sock->sk_policy array.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2005:050, published Thu, 01 Sep 2005 14:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:42:24 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:31 2022