CVE-2009-2407

Priority
Medium
Description
Heap-based buffer overflow in the parse_tag_3_packet function in
fs/ecryptfs/keystore.c in the eCryptfs subsystem in the Linux kernel before
2.6.30.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or
possibly gain privileges via vectors involving a crafted eCryptfs file,
related to a large encrypted key size in a Tag 3 packet.
References
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 (2.6.24-24.57)
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:19:57 UTC (commit 5347)