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.
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MLIST:[linux-kernel] 20051112 Re: local denial-of-service with file leases
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