CVE-2010-0410

Priority
Medium
Description
drivers/connector/connector.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32.8 allows
local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and system
crash) by sending the kernel many NETLINK_CONNECTOR messages.
References
Notes
kees> we can avoid ABI bumps by not dropping the module parameters
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):DNE
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):DNE
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.34)
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):released (2.6.24-27.68)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commitdiff;h=f98bfbd78c37c5946cc53089da32a5f741efdeb7
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:20:40 UTC (commit 5347)