Bug 148878

Summary: CAN-2005-0207 nfs client O_DIRECT oops
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Mark J. Cox <mjc>
Component: kernelAssignee: Steve Dickson <steved>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Version: 4.0CC: davej, kanderso, riel, security-response-team, tburke
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OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: public=20050104,impact=important
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Description Mark J. Cox 2005-02-16 15:45:37 UTC
Bill Rugolsky mailed Alan Cox about a trivial unprivileged local DoS.
 Linus merged this upstream with a sanitised description.

http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@41db2d65wbgJvuXTv4x9_quExW0vEA

This is also included in patch-2.6.10-ac8 but does not seem to appear
in RHEL4 GA or 0Day kernels.

Comment 1 Kiersten (Kerri) Anderson 2005-03-02 23:00:12 UTC
Patch has been submitted to rhkernel-list:

http://post-office.corp.redhat.com/archives/rhkernel-list/2005-February/msg01179.html


Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-04-19 17:41:32 UTC
Lifting embargo

Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2005-04-19 18:52:24 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