Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 152180
CAN-2005-0750 bluetooth security flaw (ipf)
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
(Affects RHEL2.1, but 2.4 needs a slightly altered patch)
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #152177 +++
A flaw was discovered by Ilja van Sprundel in the bluetooth driver affecting 2.4
and 2.6. On system where bluetooth modules are loaded, a local user could use
this flaw to gain root privileges.
A fix for this problem has been committed to the RHEL2.1 patch pool in 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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if the solution does not work for you.