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Bug 679282 - (CVE-2011-1010) CVE-2011-1010 kernel: fs/partitions: Validate map_count in Mac partition tables
CVE-2011-1010 kernel: fs/partitions: Validate map_count in Mac partition tables
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
public=20110217,reported=20110222,sou...
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Depends On: 679283 679284 679285 679286 679287
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Reported: 2011-02-22 01:40 EST by Eugene Teo (Security Response)
Modified: 2015-08-19 05:06 EDT (History)
13 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-03-26 14:01:28 EDT
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Description Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2011-02-22 01:40:26 EST
Validate number of blocks in map and remove redundant variable.

Upstream commit:
http://git.kernel.org/linus/fa7ea87a057958a8b7926c1a60a3ca6d696328ed

Acknowledgements:

Red Hat would like to thank Timo Warns for reporting this issue.
Comment 3 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2011-02-22 22:02:45 EST
Greg explained this nicely: "Incorrectly formed mac partition tables could cause bad things to happen when it was automatically scanned after plugging in a device with this type of partition table on it."
Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2011-04-12 14:20:15 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2011:0429 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0429.html
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-10 13:20:27 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  MRG for RHEL-5

Via RHSA-2011:0500 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0500.html
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-19 07:58:42 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0542 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0542.html
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-05-23 16:40:06 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0542 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0542.html
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2011-06-21 19:53:12 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0.Z - Server Only

Via RHSA-2011:0883 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0883.html
Comment 9 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2011-07-19 01:34:34 EDT
Statement:

This has been addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0429.html, https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0542.html and https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0500.html. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 is now in Production 3 of the maintenance life-cycle, https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/, therefore the fix for this issue is not currently planned to be included in the future updates.

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