CVE-2006-1055

2006-04-05T13:04:00
ID CVE-2006-1055
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-07-19T21:30:16

Description

The fill_write_buffer function in sysfs/file.c in Linux kernel 2.6.12 up to versions before 2.6.17-rc1 does not zero terminate a buffer when a length of PAGE_SIZE or more is requested, which might allow local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by causing an out-of-bounds read.