Linux Kernel 3.1.8 - KVM Local Denial of Service

2011-12-29T00:00:00
ID EXPLOITPACK:73226515895416CD32E0C724E7FF396A
Type exploitpack
Reporter Stephan Sattler
Modified 2011-12-29T00:00:00

Description

Linux Kernel 3.1.8 - KVM Local Denial of Service

                                        
                                            source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51389/info

The Linux kernel is prone to a local denial-of-service vulnerability.

Attackers can exploit this issue to cause the kernel to crash, denying service to legitimate users.

NOTE: This issue affects Linux kernels running as guest images. 

[bits 32]
global _start
SECTION .text
_start: syscall