Linux Kernel Uncleared HID0[31] Bit DoS

2006-08-18T09:04:02
ID OSVDB:28034
Type osvdb
Reporter Olof Johansson()
Modified 2006-08-18T09:04:02

Description

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 2.6.17.9 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

References:

Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.17.9 Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.4/ChangeLog-2.4.33.1 Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Secunia Advisory ID:22945 Secunia Advisory ID:21563 Secunia Advisory ID:21934 Secunia Advisory ID:21954 Secunia Advisory ID:22093 Secunia Advisory ID:22148 Secunia Advisory ID:22292 Secunia Advisory ID:23395 RedHat RHSA: RHSA-2006:0689 Other Advisory URL: http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1184 Other Advisory URL: http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1237 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-3330 CVE-2006-4093 Bugtraq ID: 19615