Bug 729809 - CVE-2011-2905 kernel: perf tools: may parse user-controlled configuration file [fedora-all]
Summary: CVE-2011-2905 kernel: perf tools: may parse user-controlled configuration fil...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 15
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2011-2905
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Reported: 2011-08-10 21:47 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2011-08-17 21:10 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Doc Type: Release Note
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Last Closed: 2011-08-17 21:10:34 UTC

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Description Vincent Danen 2011-08-10 21:47:34 UTC
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Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2011-08-16 03:48:31 UTC
In F14:, F15:, not in F16.

Comment 2 Josh Boyer 2011-08-16 11:03:42 UTC
F16 is being moved to 3.1-rc2 today, which already has the fix for this.

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