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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-0742

CVE-2006-0742 The die_if_kernel function in arch/ia64/kernel/unaligned.c in

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-0742
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The die_if_kernel function in arch/ia64/kernel/unaligned.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.15.6, possibly when compiled with certain versions of gcc, has the "noreturn" attribute set, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by causing user faults on Itanium systems.

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