*** This bug has been split off bug 148868 ***
------- Original comment by Mark J. Cox (Security Response Team) on 2005.02.16
Mike O'Connor reported a local DoS on ia64 to vendor-sec on Jan 21
with a demo exploit.
This issue is embargoed with no date currently set.
The fix has been applied to 2.6:
public, removing embargo
A fix for this has been committed to the RHEL2.1 source pool for kernel version
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
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