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2910 (kernel)

CVE-2009-2910 (kernel)

arch/x86/ia32/ia32entry.S in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.4 on the x86_64 platform does not clear certain kernel registers before a return to user mode, which allows local users to read register values from an earlier process by switching an ia32 process to 64-bit mode.

URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2009-2910

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