DescriptionBuffer overflow in the hfsplus_find_cat function in fs/hfsplus/catalog.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.28-rc1 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption or system crash) via an hfsplus filesystem image with an invalid catalog namelength field, related to the hfsplus_cat_build_key_uni function.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2009:003, published Tue, 20 Jan 2009 18:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2009:004, published Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2009:008, published Thu, 29 Jan 2009 13:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 18:32:05 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:43 2022