CVE-2010-0622

Priority
Medium
Description
The wake_futex_pi function in kernel/futex.c in the Linux kernel before
2.6.33-rc7 does not properly handle certain unlock operations for a
Priority Inheritance (PI) futex, which allows local users to cause a denial
of service (OOPS) and possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors
involving modification of the futex value from user space.
References
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:needs-triage
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):released (2.6.24-27.68)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.kernel.org/linus/51246bfd189064079c54421507236fd2723b18f3
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