Linux Kernel 'splice(2)' Double Lock Local Denial of Service Vulnerability
The Linux kernel is prone to a local denial-of-service vulnerability.
Attackers can exploit this issue to cause an affected process to hang, denying service to legitimate users. Other denial-of-service attacks are also possible.
This issue was introduced in Linux Kernel 2.6.19. The following versions have been fixed:
Linux Kernel 2.6.30-rc3
Linux Kernel 184.108.40.206
Linux Kernel 220.127.116.11