Buffer overflow in virt/kvm/irq_comm.c in the KVM subsystem in the
Linux kernel before 3.2.24 allows local users to cause a denial of
service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors
related to Message Signaled Interrupts (MSI), irq routing entries, and
an incorrect check by the setup_routing_entry function before invoking
the kvm_set_irq function.
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