Bug 146095 - CAN-2005-0177 nls_ascii incorrect table size
Summary: CAN-2005-0177 nls_ascii incorrect table size
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20050110
Depends On:
Blocks: 144195
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-01-25 11:26 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:16 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-02-18 17:20:52 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:092 0 important SHIPPED_LIVE Important: kernel security update 2005-02-18 05:00:00 UTC

Description Mark J. Cox 2005-01-25 11:26:12 UTC
OGAWA Hirofumi noticed that the table sizes in nls_ascii.c were incorrectly set
to 128 instead of 256 and that it could lead to a denial of service (oops).  

Patch is available from upstream:
also included in patch from Alan, 2.6.10-ac9

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-02-18 17:20:52 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.