CVE-2011-1010

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Description
Buffer overflow in the mac_partition function in fs/partitions/mac.c in the
Linux kernel before 2.6.37.2 allows local users to cause a denial of
service (panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a malformed
Mac OS partition table.
Ubuntu-Description
Timo Warns discovered that MAC partition parsing routines did not correctly
calculate block counts. A local attacker with physical access could plug in
a specially crafted block device to crash the system or potentially gain
root privileges.
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Upstream:released (2.6.38~rc6)
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Upstream:released (2.6.38~rc6)
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Upstream:released (2.6.38~rc6)
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Upstream:released (2.6.38~rc6)
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Updated: 2019-12-05 20:56:42 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)