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Bug 144521 - 2.6 scsi ioctl integer overflow and information leak
2.6 scsi ioctl integer overflow and information leak
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
ia64 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-01-07 16:52 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:15 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-07 17:01:38 EST
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-07 16:52:46 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 144519 ***

------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.07
16:47 -------

grsecurity announcement to full-disclosure

It would seem that user input controlls the integers being overflowed.  It looks
like a malicious user should be able to alter kernel memory.

The fix for this issue is in attachment 109500 [details]
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-01-07 17:01:38 EST
This issue doesn't affect the 2.4 kernel.  I'm closing this.

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