Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 144389
CAN-2004-1056 insufficient locking checks in DRM code
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 138534 ***
------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2004.11.09
Stefan Dirsch reported to the freedesktop.org bugzilla an issue with
permissions within the DRM code.
See this url for more information, including a patch.
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1
hmmm, this isn't in upstream 2.4, i wonder why.
A patch addressing this issue has been committed to the RHEL2.1 tree. (kernel
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,
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