DescriptionMultiple off-by-one errors in the ext4 subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.0-rc5 allow local users to cause a denial of service (BUG_ON and system crash) by accessing a sparse file in extent format with a write operation involving a block number corresponding to the largest possible 32-bit unsigned integer.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2011:1222-1, published Tue, 8 Nov 2011 16:08:22 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|openSUSE 11.4|| |
|openSUSE 11.4|| ||Patchnames:
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1||kernel-source||Released|