CVE-2008-3527

2008-11-05T15:00:00
ID CVE-2008-3527
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-09-29T01:31:00

Description

arch/i386/kernel/sysenter.c in the Virtual Dynamic Shared Objects (vDSO) implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.21 does not properly check boundaries, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors, related to the install_special_mapping, syscall, and syscall32_nopage functions.