Bug 176812 - CVE-2005-4605 Kernel memory disclosure
CVE-2005-4605 Kernel memory disclosure
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jason Baron
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 168430
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Reported: 2006-01-03 04:08 EST by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2013-03-06 00:59 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0101
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-01-17 03:37:09 EST
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0101 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: kernel security update 2006-01-17 00:00:00 EST

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Description Mark J. Cox 2006-01-03 04:08:57 EST
Reported to full-disclosure was a flaw said to allow kernel memory to be
disclosed to untrusted local users.  This was verified by Solar Designer and a
patch for the issue committed by Linus.

Original report:

Comment 2 David Woodhouse 2006-01-04 13:37:25 EST
Is BK still going? 

The canonical location would now be in git:
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox 2006-01-04 13:54:18 EST
yeah, we track all the outstanding issues by bk id at the moment (one form so
that we can easily spot dupes).  We need to go through and convert them all to
git ids at some point.
Comment 11 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-01-17 03:37:11 EST
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,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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