CVE-2012-1179

2012-05-17T11:00:00
ID CVE-2012-1179
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-12-29T02:29:00

Description

The Linux kernel before 3.3.1, when KVM is used, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) by leveraging administrative access to the guest OS, related to the pmd_none_or_clear_bad function and page faults for huge pages.