CVE-2002-1490

2003-04-02T00:00:00
ID CVE-2002-1490
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2008-09-05T16:30:44

Description

NetBSD 1.4 through 1.6 beta allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via a series of calls to the TIOCSCTTY ioctl, which causes an integer overflow in a structure counter and sets the counter to zero, which frees memory that is still in use by other processes.