Bug 127257 - CAN-2004-0619 Broadcom 5820 integer overflow (ipf)
Summary: CAN-2004-0619 Broadcom 5820 integer overflow (ipf)
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel   
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Version: 2.1
Hardware: ia64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: John W. Linville
QA Contact: Brian Brock
URL: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtr...
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20040623
Keywords: Security
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Reported: 2004-07-05 10:58 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-12-20 15:56:47 UTC
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/bcm5820-cleanup-rhel21-ia64.patch (53.13 KB, patch)
2004-12-15 17:17 UTC, John W. Linville
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Description Mark J. Cox 2004-07-05 10:58:41 UTC
Reported to Bugtraq on Jun23.  

An integer overflow in the ubsec_keysetup function for Linux Broadcom
5820 cryptonet driver allows local users to cause a denial of service
(crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a negative
add_dsa_buf_bytes variable, which leads to a buffer overflow.

See also http://secunia.com/advisories/11936/

Comment 1 Jim Paradis 2004-11-29 21:31:10 UTC
See also Bug 127258

Comment 2 John W. Linville 2004-12-15 17:17:13 UTC
Created attachment 108636 [details]

Patch applies same security fixes and cleanup that was applied to RHEL3 in bug

Comment 4 Mark J. Cox 2004-12-20 15:56:47 UTC
bcm5820 driver is not functional on rhel2.1-ia64 therefore has no
security impact.  closing. 

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