CVE-2011-1090 Detail

Current Description

The __nfs4_proc_set_acl function in fs/nfs/nfs4proc.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38 stores NFSv4 ACL data in memory that is allocated by kmalloc but not properly freed, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a crafted attempt to set an ACL.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=e9e3d724e2145f5039b423c290ce2b2c3d8f94bc Patch 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-04/msg00020.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/03/07/12 Patch 
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/03/07/2 Patch 
http://securitytracker.com/id?1025336
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.38
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/520102/100/0/threaded
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0012.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=682641 Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1090
NVD Published Date:
05/09/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.