Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2016 06:56:25 +0100 From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@...ian.org> To: OSS Security Mailinglist <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: CVE Request: Linux: unix: correctly track in-flight fds in sending process user_struct sockets Hi, A new (denial-of-service) issue was fixed in Linux introduced by the commit 712f4aad406bb1ed67f3f98d04c044191f0ff593, which was part of commits to address CVE-2013-4312. David Herrmann reported that the original commit "incorrectly accounted the number of in-flight fds over a unix domain socket to the original opener of the file-descriptor. This allows another process to arbitrary deplete the original file-openers resource limit for the maximum of open files." This was fixed in 415e3d3e90ce9e18727e8843ae343eda5a58fad6. Can you please assign a CVE for this issue?  https://git.kernel.org/linus/712f4aad406bb1ed67f3f98d04c044191f0ff593 (v4.5-rc1)  https://git.kernel.org/linus/415e3d3e90ce9e18727e8843ae343eda5a58fad6 (v4.5-rc4) Regards, Salvatore
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