DescriptionThe XFS implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.15 improperly uses an old size value during remote attribute replacement, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (transaction overrun and data corruption) or possibly gain privileges by leveraging XFS filesystem access.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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Note from the SUSE Security TeamThis issue affected Linux Kernel 3.11 up to 3.14. The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 kernel was fixed before the GA shipment. Older SUSE Linux Enterprise versions are not affected. SUSE Bugzilla entry: 919655 [RESOLVED] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3||kernel-source||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||kernel-source||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3||kernel-source||Already fixed|