Linux Kernel Futex Local Deadlock Denial Of Service Vulnerability
Ubuntu Linux has released an advisory dealing with this issue. Please see the referenced advisory for more information.
Mandriva Linux has released advisory MDKSA-2005:110 addressing this issue. Please see the referenced advisory for further information.
Red Hat has released an updated advisory RHSA-2005:420-24 to address various issues affecting the kernel. Please see the advisory in Web references for more information.
Linux kernel 2.6.8 rc1