Intrusion Prevention

Android.Kernel.Level.SD.Card.Write.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Android OS.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when handling a file with an overlong filename. It may allow remote attackers to crash vulnerable systems.

Affected Products

Android 2.2, 2.3

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.