CVE-2008-4302

Priority
Description
fs/splice.c in the splice subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22.2
does not properly handle a failure of the add_to_page_cache_lru function,
and subsequently attempts to unlock a page that was not locked, which
allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel BUG and system
crash), as demonstrated by the fio I/O tool.
Notes
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.22.2)
Package
Upstream:needed
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.22.2)
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Updated: 2020-01-29 19:33:12 UTC (commit 768ceb2fdee6790d707d0f681e1b54916744af1e)