CVE-2010-4169

Priority
Description
Use-after-free vulnerability in mm/mprotect.c in the Linux kernel before
2.6.37-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service via vectors
involving an mprotect system call.
Ubuntu-Description
Dave Jones discovered that the mprotect system call did not correctly
handle merged VMAs. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the
system, leading to a denial of service.
Notes
 mdeslaur> introduced in dab5855
Assigned-to
bradf
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
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Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
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Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
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Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
Package
Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
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Updated: 2019-01-14 21:54:51 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)