CVE-2011-2918

2012-05-24T19:55:02
ID CVE-2011-2918
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2012-05-29T00:00:00

Description

The Performance Events subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not properly handle event overflows associated with PERF_COUNT_SW_CPU_CLOCK events, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a crafted application.