Linux Kernel Extended Verification Module Bug Lets Local Users Deny Service
The Linux Kernel prior to 3.7.5
A vulnerability was reported in the Linux Kernel.
A local user can exploit a null pointer dereference in the evm_update_evmxattr() function in 'security/integrity/evm/evm_crypto.c' to cause the target system to crash.
A local user can cause denial of service conditions.