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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2007-4130
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 01:09:31
Published 04 Feb 2008 07:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4130

Summary

The Linux kernel 2.6.9 before 2.6.9-67 in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 4 on Itanium (ia64) does not properly handle page faults during NUMA memory access, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via invalid arguments to set_mempolicy in an MPOL_BIND operation.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Enterprise Linux 4.0

  • Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 4


References

REDHAT - RHSA-2008:0055

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=179665

SECUNIA - 28748

BID - 27556


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:45:46