The KVM implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36 does not
properly reload the FS and GS segment registers, which allows host OS
users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) via a KVM_RUN ioctl
call in conjunction with a modified Local Descriptor Table (LDT).
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