CVE-2008-4933

Priority
Low
Description
Buffer 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.
Ubuntu-Description
Eric Sesterhenn discovered multiple flaws in the HFS+ filesystem. If a
local user or automated system were tricked into mounting a malicious
HFS+ filesystem, the system could crash, leading to a denial of service.
References
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):DNE
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):DNE
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):released (2.6.24-22.45)
Patches:
Upstream:linux-2.6: efc7ffcb4237f8cb9938909041c4ed38f6e1bf40
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