CVE-2010-3015

Priority
Medium
Description
Integer overflow in the ext4_ext_get_blocks function in fs/ext4/extents.c
in the Linux kernel before 2.6.34 allows local users to cause a denial of
service (BUG and system crash) via a write operation on the last block of a
large file, followed by a sync operation.
Ubuntu-Description
Toshiyuki Okajima discovered that ext4 did not correctly check certain
parameters. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system or
overwrite the last block of large files.
References
Assigned-to
sconklin
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Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
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Patches:
Hardy:http://chinstrap.ubuntu.com/~sconklin/CVEs/CVE-2010-3015/patches/hardy/linux/0001-ext4-consolidate-in_range-definitions.txt
Jaunty:http://chinstrap.ubuntu.com/~sconklin/CVEs/CVE-2010-3015/patches/jaunty/linux/0001-ext4-consolidate-in_range-definitions.txt
Karmic:http://chinstrap.ubuntu.com/~sconklin/CVEs/CVE-2010-3015/patches/karmic/linux/0001-ext4-consolidate-in_range-definitions.txt
Lucid:http://chinstrap.ubuntu.com/~sconklin/CVEs/CVE-2010-3015/patches/lucid/linux/0001-ext4-consolidate-in_range-definitions.txt
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