CVE-2007-2875

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2007-06-07
Bugzilla:
245773: CVE-2007-2875 cpuset information leak

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer underflow in the cpuset_tasks_read function in the Linux kernel before 2.6.20.13, and 2.6.21.x before 2.6.21.4, when the cpuset filesystem is mounted, allows local users to obtain kernel memory contents by using a large offset when reading the /dev/cpuset/tasks file.

Find out more about CVE-2007-2875 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2007:0705 2007-09-13
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