CVE-2011-1023

2012-06-21T19:55:01
ID CVE-2011-1023
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2012-06-22T00:00:00

Description

The Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS) subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38 does not properly handle congestion map updates, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (BUG_ON and system crash) via vectors involving (1) a loopback (aka loop) transmit operation or (2) an InfiniBand (aka ib) transmit operation.