The arch_get_unmapped_area function in mmap.c in the PaX patches for
Linux kernel 2.6, when Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) is
enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite
loop) via unknown attack vectors.
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BUGTRAQ:20040502 PaX Linux Kernel 2.6 Patches DoS Advisory
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