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CVE-2005-1913

Published: 14 September 2005

The Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.12.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via a non group-leader thread executing a different program than was pending in itimer, which causes the signal to be delivered to the old group-leader task, which does not exist.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
linux-source-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper
Released (2.6.15-29.58)
edgy Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.17
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy
Released (2.6.17.1-12.40)
feisty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage