CVE-2017-18208

2018-03-01T00:00:00
ID UB:CVE-2017-18208
Type ubuntucve
Reporter ubuntu.com
Modified 2018-03-01T00:00:00

Description

The madvise_willneed function in mm/madvise.c in the Linux kernel before 4.14.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by triggering use of MADVISE_WILLNEED for a DAX mapping.