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482866: CVE-2009-0322 kernel: dell_rbu local oops

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

drivers/firmware/dell_rbu.c in the Linux kernel before, and 2.6.28.x before, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a read system call that specifies zero bytes from the (1) image_type or (2) packet_size file in /sys/devices/platform/dell_rbu/.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0322 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4.9
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt) RHSA-2009:0360 2009-03-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0331 2009-03-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0326 2009-04-01

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