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64781 - Linux Kernel 'fpu-internal.h' Local Denial of Service Vulnerability(2014-06-09)

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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2014-1438 264 DoS +Priv 2014-01-18 2014-03-16
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The restore_fpu_checking function in arch/x86/include/asm/fpu-internal.h in the Linux kernel before 3.12.8 on the AMD K7 and K8 platforms does not clear pending exceptions before proceeding to an EMMS instruction, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (task kill) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted application.
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