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372701: CVE-2007-5904 Buffer overflow in CIFS VFS

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple buffer overflows in CIFS VFS in Linux kernel 2.6.23 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via long SMB responses that trigger the overflows in the SendReceive function.

Find out more about CVE-2007-5904 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0089 2008-01-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0167 2008-03-14

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