CVE-2007-6694

Published: 29 January 2008

The chrp_show_cpuinfo function (chrp/setup.c) in Linux kernel 2.4.21 through 2.6.18-53, when running on PowerPC, might allow local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors that cause the of_get_property function to fail, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Not vulnerable

linux-source-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.17
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.20
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Not vulnerable

linux-source-2.6.22
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Not vulnerable