|Date: (C)2008-08-08 (M)2017-11-18|| |
Off-by-one error in the iov_iter_advance function in mm/filemap.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a certain sequence of file I/O operations with readv and writev, as demonstrated by testcases/kernel/fs/ftest/ftest03 from the Linux Test Project.
|CVSS Score: 4.9||Access Vector: LOCAL|
|Exploit Score: 3.9||Access Complexity: LOW|
|Impact Score: 6.9||Authentication: NONE|
| ||Confidentiality: NONE|
| ||Integrity: NONE|
| ||Availability: COMPLETE|