CVE-2007-6417 (retired)

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).
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
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-23 08:30:51 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)