Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 144533
random poolsize sysctl handler integer overflow
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 144530 ***
------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.07
grsecurity announcement to full-disclosure
This issue is low priority. According to the advisory text "The poolsize bug
requires uid 0, but not anyroot capabilities."
The fix for this issue is in attachment 109503 [details]
A fix for this has been committed to the RHEL2.1 source tree for inclusion in
the next security errata.
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,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.