DescriptionThe handle_stop_signal function in signal.c in Linux kernel 2.6.11 up to other versions before 2.6.13 and 22.214.171.124 allows local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by sending a SIGKILL to a real-time threaded process while it is performing a core dump.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:012, published Mon, 27 Feb 2006 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:28:23 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:32 2022