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Security Advisory - linux kernel - CVE-2007-0772

Released: Oct 14, 2008     Updated: Oct 14, 2008


The Linux kernel 2.6.13 and other versions before allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (oops) via a crafted NFSACL 2 ACCESS request that triggers a free of an incorrect pointer. IDENTIFIER = WIND00115957

Product Version

Linux Platforms 1.x


Installation Notes

Installation Notes is for 1.5

1. Unzip the patch under [install_dir]/updates

2. Install the patch CD by entering the patch CD directory and run setup_linux.

3. This is a source only patch so you will have to build the kernel

4. Issue a make fs and make the kernel in a configured directory.

5. Upload the kernel and rootfs into the target and boot it up.

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