fs/exec.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37 does not enable the OOM
Killer to assess use of stack memory by arrays representing the (1)
arguments and (2) environment, which allows local users to cause a
denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted exec system call,
aka an "OOM dodging issue," a related issue to CVE-2010-3858.
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BUGTRAQ:20111013 VMSA-2011-0012 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party libraries and ESX Service Console
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