Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2013 19:26:50 +0530 (IST) From: P J P <ppandit@...hat.com> To: oss security list <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: CVE request: Linux kernel: cifs: NULL pointer dereference Hello, Linux kernel built with CIFS(CONFIG_CIFS) network file system support is vulnerable to a NULL pointer dereference flaw. It could occur during a re-connection attempt. A user/program could use this flaw to crash the system resulting in a DoS. Upstream fix: ------------- -> https://git.kernel.org/linus/ea702b80e0bbb2448e201472127288beb82ca2fe Reference: ---------- -> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=952260 Thank you. -- Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Security Response Team DB7A 84C5 D3F9 7CD1 B5EB C939 D048 7860 3655 602B
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