DescriptionThe LDT implementation in the Linux kernel 2.6.25.x before 126.96.36.199 on x86_64 platforms uses an incorrect size for ldt_desc, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2008:037, published Tue, 22 Jul 2008 17:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|openSUSE 11.0|| |