DescriptionLinux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x for x86 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash), possibly via an infinite loop that triggers a signal handler with a certain sequence of fsave and frstor instructions, as originally demonstrated using a "crash.c" program.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently not rated by SUSE as it is not affecting the SUSE Enterprise products.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SuSE-SA:2004:017, published Wednesday, Jun 16th 2004 15:20 MEST
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 00:52:53 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:28 2022