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CVE-2016-3961

Description

Xen and the Linux kernel through 4.5.x do not properly suppress hugetlbfs support in x86 PV guests, which allows local PV guest users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) by attempting to access a hugetlbfs mapped area.

Priority: LOW
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Apr 15, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Apr 18, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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