CVE-2004-1074

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2004-11-11
Bugzilla:
1617367: CVE-2004-1074 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The binfmt functionality in the Linux kernel, when "memory overcommit" is enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel oops) via a malformed a.out binary.

Find out more about CVE-2004-1074 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2005:043 2005-01-18
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