CVE-2010-4169 (retired)

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
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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)
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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)
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Upstream:released (2.6.37~rc2)
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Updated: 2019-03-26 11:53:56 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)