CVE-2005-3271

Published: 21 October 2005

Exec in Linux kernel 2.6 does not properly clear posix-timers in multi-threaded environments, which results in a resource leak and could allow a large number of multiple local users to cause a denial of service by using more posix-timers than specified by the quota for a single user.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
linux-source-2.6.12
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage