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433938: CVE-2008-0598 kernel: linux x86_64 ia32 emulation leaks uninitialized data

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in the 32-bit and 64-bit emulation in the Linux kernel 2.6.9, 2.6.18, and probably other versions allows local users to read uninitialized memory via unknown vectors involving a crafted binary.

Find out more about CVE-2008-0598 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt) RHSA-2009:0009 2009-01-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0519 2008-06-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0973 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0508 2008-06-25

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