CVE-2005-3857

Published: 27 November 2005

The time_out_leases function in locks.c for Linux kernel before 2.6.15-rc3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel log message consumption) by causing a large number of broken leases, which is recorded to the log using the printk function.

Priority

Unknown

Status

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