CVE-2009-2767

Metadata

CVE-2009-2767
7.2
git.kernel.org, lkml.org, lkml.org, kernel.org, openwall.com, ubuntu.com, vupen.com, exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com
2009-08-14
2017-08-17 06:09

Description

The init_posix_timers function in kernel/posix-timers.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31-rc6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) or possibly gain privileges via a CLOCK_MONOTONIC_RAW clock_nanosleep call that triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

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platform vulnerability
CVE-2009-2767