fs/nfs/client.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.23 does not properly
initialize a certain structure member that stores the maximum NFS
filename length, which allows local users to cause a denial of service
(OOPS) via a long filename, related to the encode_lookup function.
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BUGTRAQ:20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
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