This is a potential security issue, you are being redirected to http://nvd.nist.gov
Last updated: 5/4/2016 10:39:25 PM
CVE Publication rate: 20.73
NVD provides four mailing lists to the public. For information and subscription instructions please visit
NVD Mailing Lists
The process scheduler in the Linux kernel 2.4 performs scheduling based on CPU billing gathered from periodic process sampling ticks, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) by performing voluntary nanosecond sleeps that result in the process not being active during a clock interrupt, as described in "Secretly Monopolizing the CPU Without Superuser Privileges."
By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because
they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites
being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose.
NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further,
NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about
this page to email@example.com.
& Privacy Statement / Security Notice
Send comments or suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org
NIST is an Agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce
NVD Services Version 3.5
Full vulnerability listing