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VMSA-2010-0009.2: Service Console update (CVE-2009-4021)

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VMSA-2010-0009.2: Service Console update (CVE-2009-4021)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/25/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/02/2010
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The fuse_direct_io function in fs/fuse/file.c in the fuse subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc7 might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid pointer dereference and OOPS) via vectors possibly related to a memory-consumption attack.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-256968

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