CVE-2005-3857

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2005-11-13
Bugzilla:
1617842: CVE-2005-3857 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The time_out_leases function in locks.c for Linux kernel before 2.6.15-rc3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel log message consumption) by causing a large number of broken leases, which is recorded to the log using the printk function.

Find out more about CVE-2005-3857 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0101 2006-01-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0140 2006-01-19
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