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Bug 154219

Summary: CAN-2005-0867 sysfs signedness problem
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: kernelAssignee: Dave Jones <davej>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Version: 4.0CC: jbaron, pfrields, riel
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-08 15:33:11 UTC
Integer overflow in Linux kernel 2.6 allows local users to overwrite kernel
memory by writing to a sysfs file.

http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@4225063b_XBBiTHw3im4dHappGw2zQ

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-04-19 18:52:29 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-366.html