Bug 183651 - sd data corrupter
Summary: sd data corrupter
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
: ---
Assignee: Doug Ledford
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
Blocks: RHEL4u8_relnotes
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-03-02 15:06 UTC by Jason Baron
Modified: 2014-06-10 14:51 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-05-18 19:28:56 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2009:1024 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.8 kernel security and bug fix update 2009-05-18 14:57:26 UTC

Description Jason Baron 2006-03-02 15:06:54 UTC
Description of problem:

unchecked 'len' value in sd.c can lead to data corruption. see: 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

h/w errors can lead to this condition, maybe other ways too?

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

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Additional info:

Comment 2 RHEL Program Management 2008-10-02 20:06:52 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 3 Vivek Goyal 2008-10-21 19:07:57 UTC
Committed in 78.15.EL . RPMS are available at http://people.redhat.com/vgoyal/rhel4/

Comment 7 Han Pingtian 2009-05-05 03:35:29 UTC
It is a backporting from the main stream. The patch has been included in
Will change the status to VERIFIED. Thanks.

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2009-05-18 19:28:56 UTC
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 therefore 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.


Comment 10 Doug Ledford 2014-06-10 14:51:01 UTC
Clearing stale needinfo on CLOSED bug.

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