CVE-2005-2617

2005-08-17T00:00:00
ID CVE-2005-2617
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2008-09-05T16:52:14

Description

The syscall32_setup_pages function in syscall32.c for Linux kernel 2.6.12 and later, on the 64-bit x86 platform, does not check the return value of the insert_vm_struct function, which allows local users to trigger a memory leak via a 32-bit application with crafted ELF headers.