CVE-2013-0228

2013-03-01T07:37:54
ID CVE-2013-0228
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2013-08-22T02:48:26

Description

The xen_iret function in arch/x86/xen/xen-asm_32.S in the Linux kernel before 3.7.9 on 32-bit Xen paravirt_ops platforms does not properly handle an invalid value in the DS segment register, which allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges via a crafted application.