arch/x86/include/asm/pgtable.h in the Linux kernel before 3.6.2, when
transparent huge pages are used, does not properly support PROT_NONE
memory regions, which allows local users to cause a denial of service
(system crash) via a crafted application.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20130219 Re: CVE request -- Linux kernel: mm: thp: pmd_present and PROT_NONE local DoS
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