CVE-2009-3234

Metadata

CVE-2009-3234
4.9
article.gmane.org, openwall.com, openwall.com, securityfocus.com
2009-09-17
2017-06-06 20:21

Description

Buffer overflow in the perf_copy_attr function in kernel/perf_counter.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.31-rc1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code via a "big size data" to the perf_counter_open system call.

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CVE-2009-3234