Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 121045
CAN-2004-0178 Soundblaster 16 local DoS
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:01 EST
Minor severity: An improperly handled sample size in the Sound Blaster
16 driver for Linux 2.4.x allows local users to cause a denial of
Reported via Alan Cox from Andreas Kies on March 02. Public from
The fix in comment #1 has just been committed to the RHEL3 U3
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-15.3.EL).
A fix for this problem has also been committed to the RHEL3 E3
patch pool (in kernel version 2.4.21-15.0.4.EL).
An errata 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,
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if the solution does not work for you.