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Date: Tue, 5 Jan 2016 09:24:09 -0500 (EST)
From: Vladis Dronov <>
Subject: CVE request -- linux kernel: nfs: kernel panic occurs at nfs client
 when nfsv4.2 migration is executed

If possible, we would like to obtain a CVE-ID for the following issue which we
believe is a security one. I was not able to find an already-assigned CVE-ID
for this.

A flaw was found in the Linux kernel in the NFSv4.2 migration code that can cause
a panic of the NFS client due to improperly initialized kernel structure.


Red Hat public Bugzilla:

An upstream patch:

Best regards,
Vladis Dronov | Red Hat, Inc. | Product Security Engineer

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