CVE-2008-5700

2008-12-22T15:30:00
ID CVE-2008-5700
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-11T20:56:00

Description

libata in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27.9 does not set minimum timeouts for SG_IO requests, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (Programmed I/O mode on drives) via multiple simultaneous invocations of an unspecified test program.