Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 125901
[PATCH] CAN-2004-0554: FPU exception handling local DoS
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:02 EST
Description of problem:
The problem is the same in RHEL3 as bug #125900 in Fedora Core 1.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I only tested that crash code at i586, i686 and athlon.
Created attachment 101121 [details]
This patch worked for me at i586, i686 and athlon including x86_64 and some
Thanks for the patch.
Allocated as CAN-2004-0554
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U3
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-15.11.EL).
I will update this bug report again as soon as a (pre-U3)
security advisory is available.
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,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.