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:released (2.6.28~rc1)
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.28~rc1)
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.28~rc1)
Patches:
Upstream:649f1ee6c705aab644035a7998d7b574193a598a
More Information

Updated: 2017-08-11 23:38:12 UTC (commit 13081)