CVE-2008-4934

Priority
Low
Description
The hfsplus_block_allocate function in fs/hfsplus/bitmap.c in the Linux
kernel before 2.6.28-rc1 does not check a certain return value from the
read_mapping_page function before calling kmap, which allows attackers to
cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted hfsplus filesystem
image.
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: 649f1ee6c705aab644035a7998d7b574193a598a
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:19:12 UTC (commit 5347)