The ftrace implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.8.8 allows
local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and
system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging
the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability for write access to the (1)
set_ftrace_pid or (2) set_graph_function file, and then making an
lseek system call.
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