CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2008-05-07
Bugzilla: 326251: CVE-2007-5001 kernel asynchronous IO on a FIFO kernel panic


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Linux kernel before 2.4.21 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via asynchronous input or output on a FIFO special file.

Find out more about CVE-2007-5001 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0211 May 07, 2008

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