CVE-2007-3851

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2007-08-07
Bugzilla:
251185: CVE-2007-3851 i965 DRM allows insecure packets

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The drm/i915 component in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22.2, when used with i965G and later chipsets, allows local users with access to an X11 session and Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) to write to arbitrary memory locations and gain privileges via a crafted batchbuffer.

Find out more about CVE-2007-3851 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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