Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 837506
kernel: epoll: can leak file descriptors when returning -ELOOP [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2012-07-04 11:38:35 EDT
This is an automatically created tracking bug! It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora
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The fix for this issue went into the 3.4-rc5 kernel:
[jwboyer@zod linux-2.6]$ git describe --contains 13d518074a952d33d47c428419693f63389547e9
All supported Fedora releases are on the 3.4 final or newer kernel. Fedora is not impacted.