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CVE-2008-1669

Published: 8 May 2008

Linux kernel before 2.6.25.2 does not apply a certain protection mechanism for fcntl functionality, which allows local users to (1) execute code in parallel or (2) exploit a race condition to obtain "re-ordered access to the descriptor table."

Notes

AuthorNote
kees
Message-Id: <1210012288.7889.19.camel@dhcp-lab-164.englab.brq.redhat.com>
Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

gutsy Does not exist

hardy
Released (2.6.24-18.32)
upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper
Released (2.6.15-52.67)
feisty Does not exist

gutsy Does not exist

hardy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.20
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

feisty
Released (2.6.20-17.36)
gutsy Does not exist

hardy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.22
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

gutsy
Released (2.6.22-15.54)
hardy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage