CVE-2007-5966 (retired)

Priority
Description
Integer overflow in the hrtimer_start function in kernel/hrtimer.c in the
Linux kernel before 2.6.23.10 allows local users to execute arbitrary code
or cause a denial of service (panic) via a large relative timeout value.
NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Notes
 jdstrand> local DoS with speculation of arbitray code execution (but it's
not confirmed), so setting to medium for now.
Assigned-to
kees
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.24)
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Upstream:needs-triage
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Updated: 2019-09-19 15:10:18 UTC (commit d32ebc32606b9517c6fa7d65a15441e2a57a6de5)