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CVE-2014-5471 Detail


Stack consumption vulnerability in the parse_rock_ridge_inode_internal function in fs/isofs/rock.c in the Linux kernel through 3.16.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (uncontrolled recursion, and system crash or reboot) via a crafted iso9660 image with a CL entry referring to a directory entry that has a CL entry.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/31/2014

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Locally exploitable
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Not required to exploit
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Allows disruption of service

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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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