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Published: 2 May 2005

The shmem_nopage function in shmem.c for the tmpfs driver in Linux kernel 2.6 does not properly verify the address argument, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via an invalid address.




Package Release Status
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Not vulnerable

feisty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage