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CVE-2005-3783

Published: 23 November 2005

The ptrace functionality (ptrace.c) in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.14.2, using CLONE_THREAD, does not use the thread group ID to check whether it is attaching to itself, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash).

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
linux-source-2.6.12
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage