CVE-2010-3698

2010-11-26T19:00:00
ID CVE-2010-3698
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2012-03-19T04:00:00

Description

The KVM implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36 does not properly reload the FS and GS segment registers, which allows host OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) via a KVM_RUN ioctl call in conjunction with a modified Local Descriptor Table (LDT).