CVE-2006-4093

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2006-08-17
Bugzilla:
1618175: CVE-2006-4093 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Linux kernel 2.x.6 before 2.6.17.9 and 2.4.x before 2.4.33.1 on PowerPC PPC970 systems allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) related to the "HID0 attention enable on PPC970 at boot time."

Find out more about CVE-2006-4093 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0689 2006-10-05

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Olof Johansson for reporting this issue.
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