Bug 837506 - kernel: epoll: can leak file descriptors when returning -ELOOP [fedora-all]
kernel: epoll: can leak file descriptors when returning -ELOOP [fedora-all]
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Security, SecurityTracking
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Blocks: CVE-2012-3375
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Reported: 2012-07-04 03:12 EDT by Petr Matousek
Modified: 2012-07-04 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-07-04 11:38:35 EDT
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Description Petr Matousek 2012-07-04 03:12:08 EDT
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Comment 1 Josh Boyer 2012-07-04 11:38:35 EDT
The fix for this issue went into the 3.4-rc5 kernel:

[jwboyer@zod linux-2.6]$ git describe --contains 13d518074a952d33d47c428419693f63389547e9
[jwboyer@zod linux-2.6]$

All supported Fedora releases are on the 3.4 final or newer kernel.  Fedora is not impacted.

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