CVE-2009-3888

2009-11-16T19:30:00
ID CVE-2009-3888
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2012-03-19T04:00:00

Description

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.