Descriptionusr/log.c in iscsid in open-iscsi (iscsi-initiator-utils) before 2.0-865 uses a semaphore with insecure permissions (world-writable/world-readable) for managing log messages using shared memory, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang) by grabbing the semaphore.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2007:017, published Fri, 17 Aug 2007 17:00:00 +0000