|Bugzilla:||920471: CVE-2013-0913 Kernel: drm/i915: heap writing overflow|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Integer overflow in drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_gem_execbuffer.c in the i915 driver in the Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) subsystem in the Linux kernel through 3.8.3, as used in Google Chrome OS before 25.0.1364.173 and other products, allows local users to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted application that triggers many relocation copies, and potentially leads to a race condition.
This issue does not affect the versions of the kernel package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
This issue affects the version of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2. Future kernel updates for Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 may address this issue.
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Red Hat security errata
|MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2013:0829||May 20, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2013:0744||April 23, 2013|
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