CVE-2009-3888

Metadata

CVE-2009-3888
4.9
git.kernel.org, kernel.org, openwall.com, openwall.com, ubuntu.com
2009-11-16
2017-06-06 20:21

Description

The do_mmap_pgoff function in mm/nommu.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.6, when the CPU lacks a memory management unit, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via an application that attempts to allocate a large amount of memory.

Related Vulnerabilities

platform vulnerability
CVE-2009-3888