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The scm_send function in the scm layer for Linux kernel 2.4.x up to 2.4.28 and 2.6.x up to 2.6.9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via crafted auxiliary messages that are passed to the sendmsg function which causes a deadlock condition.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11816

The scm_send function in the scm layer for Linux kernel 2.4.x up to 2.4.28 and 2.6.x up to 2.6.9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via crafted auxiliary messages that are passed to the sendmsg function which causes a deadlock condition.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • CentOS Linux 3
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2004-1016
Product(s):