Bug 159915 - CVE-2005-1762 x86_64 crash (ptrace-canonical)
CVE-2005-1762 x86_64 crash (ptrace-canonical)
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jim Paradis
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 156320
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Reported: 2005-06-09 05:29 EDT by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2013-08-05 21:14 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-663
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Last Closed: 2005-09-28 11:18:26 EDT
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Description Mark J. Cox 2005-06-09 05:29:01 EDT
The following upstream patch checks if ptrace RIP is canonical; without this a
user can cause a crash.

Comment 2 Ernie Petrides 2005-06-10 16:37:36 EDT
Mark, this bug and bug 159917 are mixed up.  You reversed the CVE names.

Changing this summary to "CAN-2005-0756 x86_64 crash (ptrace-canonical)".

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 155978 ***
Comment 3 Ernie Petrides 2005-06-14 21:05:35 EDT
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-32.8.EL).
Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-09-28 11:18:26 EDT
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.


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