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Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2009 17:05:40 +0100 (BST)
From: Mark J Cox <>
Subject: SELinux and mmap_min_addr behaviour (CVE-2009-2695)

FYI given upstream discussions we gave CVE-2009-2695 to 'a system with 
SELinux enabled with the default targeted policy is more permissive for 
unconfined domains, allowing local users to map low memory areas even if 
mmap_min_addr protection is enabled.  This could allow the exploitation of 
NULL pointer dereference flaws'. See also


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