CVE-2009-1336

2009-04-22T15:30:00
ID CVE-2009-1336
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-10T19:35:00

Description

fs/nfs/client.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.23 does not properly initialize a certain structure member that stores the maximum NFS filename length, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via a long filename, related to the encode_lookup function.