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CVE-2018-7740

Description

The resv_map_release function in mm/hugetlb.c in the Linux kernel through 4.15.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (BUG) via a crafted application that makes mmap system calls and has a large pgoff argument to the remap_file_pages system call.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Mar 7, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: MEDIUM
Modified Date: Mar 8, 2018

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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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