CVE-2012-2745

2012-08-09T10:29:00
ID CVE-2012-2745
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2013-04-19T03:22:00

Description

The copy_creds function in kernel/cred.c in the Linux kernel before 3.3.2 provides an invalid replacement session keyring to a child process, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a crafted application that uses the fork system call.