Bug 593189 - virtio-console: Fix use-after-free issues pointed by cocinelle
Summary: virtio-console: Fix use-after-free issues pointed by cocinelle
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Amit Shah
QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-18 06:08 UTC by Amit Shah
Modified: 2010-11-10 20:55 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel-2.6.32-28.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 20:55:04 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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Description Amit Shah 2010-05-18 06:08:47 UTC
Description of problem:

Julia Lawall submitted a patch upstream that fixes a couple of use-after-free issues in the virtio-console driver. Backport those to the RHEL6 kernel.

Comment 2 RHEL Program Management 2010-05-18 06:35:30 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 3 Aristeu Rozanski 2010-05-20 21:59:26 UTC
Patch(es) available on kernel-2.6.32-28.el6

Comment 7 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 20:55:04 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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