Bug 461101 - (CVE-2008-3915) CVE-2008-3915 kernel: nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
CVE-2008-3915 kernel: nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
reported=20080904,public=20080901,imp...
: Security
Depends On: 461130
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Reported: 2008-09-04 03:46 EDT by Eugene Teo (Security Response)
Modified: 2010-12-23 17:38 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-12-23 17:38:06 EST
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Upstream patch for this issue (1.01 KB, patch)
2008-09-04 09:34 EDT, Eugene Teo (Security Response)
no flags Details | Diff
Proposed backported patch for MRG kernel (583 bytes, patch)
2008-09-05 00:15 EDT, Eugene Teo (Security Response)
no flags Details | Diff

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Comment 1 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-09-04 09:24:18 EDT
Description of problem:
The array allocated in init_state() is not large enough. It is possible to write past the end of the allocated memory.
Comment 4 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-09-04 09:34:11 EDT
Created attachment 315754 [details]
Upstream patch for this issue
Comment 6 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-09-05 00:15:51 EDT
Created attachment 315826 [details]
Proposed backported patch for MRG kernel
Comment 7 Luis Claudio R. Goncalves 2008-09-05 08:02:13 EDT
patch queued for -79
Comment 8 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 17:38:06 EST
This was addressed via:

MRG Realtime for RHEL 5 Server (RHSA-2008:0857)

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