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Dec 18 2007 06:42PM
rPath Update Announcements (announce-noreply rpath com)
rPath Security Advisory: 2007-0269-1
rPath Linux 1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1
Exposure Level Classification:
Local User Deterministic Denial of Service
rPath Issue Tracking System:
Previous versions of the kernel package have a vulnerability which can
allow local users to trigger a denial of service on systems using hpet
timers. Systems without an active hpet timer are not impacted by this
A system reboot is required to resolve this vulnerability.
Copyright 2007 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html
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