CVE-2009-3888

Published: 16 November 2009

The do_mmap_pgoff function in mm/nommu.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.6, when the CPU lacks a memory management unit, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via an application that attempts to allocate a large amount of memory.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

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