Bug 457995 - (CVE-2008-3272) CVE-2008-3272 kernel snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info leak
CVE-2008-3272 kernel snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info leak
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 457997 457998 457999 458000 458001
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Reported: 2008-08-05 21:59 EDT by Eugene Teo (Security Response)
Modified: 2010-12-23 16:40 EST (History)
7 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-12-23 16:40:54 EST
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Upstream patch for this issue (1.24 KB, patch)
2008-08-05 22:05 EDT, Eugene Teo (Security Response)
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Description Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-08-05 21:59:34 EDT
Description of problem:
Tobias Klein reported that the snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info() function incorrectly reports information to userspace without first checking for the validity of the device number, leading to possible information leak.
Comment 2 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-08-05 22:05:43 EDT
Created attachment 313512 [details]
Upstream patch for this issue
Comment 6 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 16:40:54 EST
This was addressed via:

MRG Realtime for RHEL 5 Server (RHSA-2008:0857)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (RHSA-2008:0885)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (RHSA-2008:0972)

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