DescriptionThe compat_sys_mount function in fs/compat.c in Linux kernel 2.6.20 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and oops) by mounting a smbfs file system in compatibility mode ("mount -t smbfs").
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2007:035, published Thu, 14 Jun 2007 16:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2007:043, published Mon, 09 Jul 2007 13:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 05:23:06 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:35 2022