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The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The ptrace call in the Linux kernel and 2.6.10 for the AMD64 platform allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via a "non-canonical" address.

Find out more about CVE-2005-1762 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2005:663 2005-09-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2005:514 2005-10-05

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