DescriptionThe NTFS filesystem code in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.18, and possibly other versions, allows local users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a malformed NTFS file stream that triggers an infinite loop in the __find_get_block_slow function.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:079, published Thu, 21 Dec 2006 14:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 05:17:51 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:35 2022