The CRC32C feature in the Btrfs implementation in the Linux kernel
before 3.8-rc1 allows local users to cause a denial of service
(extended runtime of kernel code) by creating many different files
whose names are associated with the same CRC32C hash value.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20121213 CVE-2012-5374 CVE-2012-5375 Btrfs CRC32C denial of service issues
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