CVE-2012-2373

2012-08-09T10:29:00
ID CVE-2012-2373
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-08-23T02:05:00

Description

The Linux kernel before 3.4.5 on the x86 platform, when Physical Address Extension (PAE) is enabled, does not properly use the Page Middle Directory (PMD), which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a crafted application that triggers a race condition.