Multiple Linux Kernel IOCTL Handlers Local Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities

Solution:
Red Hat has released advisory RHSA-2005:420-22 and fixes to address this issue and another issue on Red Hat Linux Enterprise platforms. Customers that are affected by this issue are advised to apply the appropriate updates. Customers subscribed to the Red Hat Network may apply the appropriate fixes using the Red Hat Update Agent (up2date). Please see referenced advisory for additional information.

Ubuntu Linux has released advisory USN-131-1 to address this, and other issues. Please see the referenced advisory for further information.

RedHat Fedora Linux has released advisory FEDORA-2005-392 addressing this issue for Fedora Core 3. Please see the referenced advisory for details on obtaining and applying the appropriate updates.

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.

Conectiva Linux has released security advisory CLSA-2005:999 addressing this and other issues. Please see the referenced advisory for details on obtaining and applying the appropriate updates.

Mandriva has released advisory MDKSA-2005:219 to address various issues affecting the Linux Kernel in Mandrake Linux 10.1. Please see the referenced advisory for more information.

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue. If you feel we are in error or are aware of more recent information, please mail us at: vuldb@securityfocus.com <mailto:vuldb@securityfocus.com>.


Linux kernel 2.6.10

Linux kernel 2.6.8 rc1

Linux kernel 2.6.8

Linux kernel 2.6.9


 

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