Descriptionchoose_new_parent in Linux kernel before 18.104.22.168 includes certain debugging code, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by causing certain circumstances involving termination of a parent process.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2006:042, published Wed, 26 Jul 2006 14:00:00 +0000