kfreebsd-9 -- programming error

2013-06-25T00:00:00
ID DSA-2714
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-06-25T00:00:00

Description

Konstantin Belousov and Alan Cox discovered that insufficient permission checks in the memory management of the FreeBSD kernel could lead to privilege escalation.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 9.0-10+deb70.2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 9.0-12.

We recommend that you upgrade your kfreebsd-9 packages.