DescriptionLinux 2.6.11 on 64-bit x86 (x86_64) platforms does not use a guard page for the 47-bit address page to protect against an AMD K8 bug, which allows local users to cause a denial of service.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2005:029, published Thu, 09 Jun 2005 11:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:26:05 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:30 2022