CVE-2010-0003

Priority
Low
Description
The print_fatal_signal function in kernel/signal.c in the Linux kernel
before 2.6.32.4 on the i386 platform, when print-fatal-signals is enabled,
allows local users to discover the contents of arbitrary memory locations
by jumping to an address and then reading a log file, and might allow local
users to cause a denial of service (system slowdown or crash) by jumping to
an address.
References
Assigned-to
ogasawara
Package
Upstream:not-affected
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):DNE
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):DNE
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (2.6.33)
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):released (2.6.24-27.65)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/linus/b45c6e76bc2c72f6426c14bed64fdcbc9bf37cb0
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:20:33 UTC (commit 5347)