Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2016 07:47:46 +0100 From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@...ian.org> To: OSS Security Mailinglist <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: CVE Request: Linux: fuse: possible denial of service in fuse_fill_write_pages() Hi Can you assign a CVE for the following issue found https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1290642 > A patch was posted to fix an issue regarding unkillable task eating > CPU. > > The problem is in the fuse_fill_write_pages() function. When a user > calls the sys_writev syscall with specially crafted sequence of iovs > the kernel function may never terminate and continue in a tight loop, > the process is unable to be killed. Introduced in: https://git.kernel.org/linus/ea9b9907b82a09bd1a708004454f7065de77c5b0 (v2.6.26-rc1) Fixed by: https://git.kernel.org/linus/3ca8138f014a913f98e6ef40e939868e1e9ea876 (v4.4-rc5) Regards, Salvatore
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.
Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.