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Bug 716646 - sys-kernel/gentoo-sources: Unspecified vulnerability (CVE-2020-8992)
Summary: sys-kernel/gentoo-sources: Unspecified vulnerability (CVE-2020-8992)
Status: IN_PROGRESS
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Kernel (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
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Reported: 2020-04-08 05:30 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2020-04-08 05:30 UTC (History)
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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2020-04-08 05:30:32 UTC
CVE-2020-8992 (https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8992):
  ext4_protect_reserved_inode in fs/ext4/block_validity.c in the Linux kernel
  through 5.5.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (soft lockup)
  via a crafted journal size.