Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 168791
CVE-2006-1528 Possible local crash by dio/mmap sg driver
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:20 EST
The following commit was made upstream:
This was to fix a flaw that meant that a local? user could attempt a dio/mmap
and cause a sg driver oops, based on this message:
This may affect RHEL4, it needs a quick sanity check.
Quick check shows it's needed. Being built/tested now.
Submitted for internal review, but I don't currently have appropriate software
to test with, so inclusion may very well not happen this time around.
PM ack for U4, putting on ProposedList.
Would this be a Beta Blocker?
committed in stream U4 build 36.1. A test kernel with this patch is available
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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