Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 151902
CAN-2005-0767 drm race in radeon
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:17:57 EST
Split from bug #149693
7. drm: fix race condition in radeon driver
A race condition was discovered affecting the Radeon DRI driver in the Linux 2.6
kernel. A local user who has DRI privileges on a Radeon graphics card may be
able to use this flaw to gain root privileges.
Fixed in 2.6.11 upstream
Fixed for 2.6.9-6.28 RHEL4
Fix included in RHSA-2005:366.
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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if the solution does not work for you.