CVE-2007-6417

Priority
Description
The shmem_getpage function (mm/shmem.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.11 through
2.6.23 does not properly clear allocated memory in some rare circumstances
related to tmpfs, which might allow local users to read sensitive kernel
data or cause a denial of service (crash).
Notes
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.24-2.4)
Package
Upstream:needed
Package
Upstream:needed
Package
Upstream:needed
Package
Upstream:needed
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Updated: 2020-01-29 19:29:58 UTC (commit 768ceb2fdee6790d707d0f681e1b54916744af1e)