CVE-2013-2141

2013-06-07T10:03:18
ID CVE-2013-2141
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2018-01-08T21:29:02

Description

The do_tkill function in kernel/signal.c in the Linux kernel before 3.8.9 does not initialize a certain data structure, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a crafted application that makes a (1) tkill or (2) tgkill system call.