Linux Kernel NFS Client 'decode_getacl()' Incomplete Fix Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability

The Linux kernel is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability that affects the NFS client.

Attackers can exploit this issue to cause a kernel crash, denying service to legitimate users.

NOTE: This issue is the result of an incomplete fix for the issue described in BID 50655 (Linux Kernel NFS Client 'decode_getacl()' Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability).


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