DescriptionThe ext4_fill_super function in fs/ext4/super.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly initialize a certain error-report data structure, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) by attempting to mount a crafted ext4 filesystem.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2011:0860-1, published Tue, 2 Aug 2011 14:08:17 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
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|openSUSE 11.4|| |
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