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CVE-2015-8839

Description

Multiple race conditions in the ext4 filesystem implementation in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allow local users to cause a denial of service (disk corruption) by writing to a page that is associated with a different user\'s file after unsynchronized hole punching and page-fault handling.

Priority: Low
CVSS v3: 5.1
Publish Date: May 2, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: May 4, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Investigate -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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