choose_new_parent in Linux kernel before 22.214.171.124 includes certain debugging code, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by causing certain circumstances involving termination of a parent process.
Publish Date : 2006-05-18 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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