CVE-2011-1017

Priority
Description
Heap-based buffer overflow in the ldm_frag_add function in
fs/partitions/ldm.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.37.2 and earlier might allow
local users to gain privileges or obtain sensitive information via a
crafted LDM partition table.
Ubuntu-Description
Timo Warns discovered that the LDM disk partition handling code did not
correctly handle certain values. By inserting a specially crafted disk
device, a local attacker could exploit this to gain root privileges.
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Upstream:released (2.6.39~rc4)
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Upstream:released (2.6.39~rc4)
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Upstream:released (2.6.39~rc4)
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Updated: 2019-12-05 20:56:43 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)