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FS#40321 - [linux] n_tty: Fix n_tty_write crash when echoing in raw mode

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Peter Weber (hoschi) - Monday, 12 May 2014, 11:46 GMT
Last edited by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Monday, 12 May 2014, 19:53 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Kernel
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Thomas B├Ąchler (brain0)
Architecture All
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No

Details

Description:
Security vulnerability in the Linux-Kernel, allows users to gain higher rights. I read, that this only affects x86_64, but can't test this. The patch doesn't seem to apply to a specific architectur, so I leave it on "all".


Additional info:
* package version(s): kernel >= 2.6.31-rc3
* upstream patch: https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/tty.git/commit/?h=tty-linus&id=4291086b1
* other sources:
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-0196

This task depends upon

Closed by  Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Monday, 12 May 2014, 19:53 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  3.14.3-2

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