CVE-2010-4256

Bug #799805 reported by Paolo Pisati on 2011-06-20
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linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu)
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Maverick
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Paolo Pisati

Bug Description

The pipe_fcntl function in fs/pipe.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37 does not properly determine whether a file is a named pipe, which allows local users to cause a denial of service via an F_SETPIPE_SZ fcntl call.

Paolo Pisati (p-pisati) wrote :

commit c66fb347946ebdd5b10908866ecc9fa05ee2cf3d upstream
commit 71993e62a47dabddf10302807d6aa260455503f4 upstream

visibility: private → public
tags: added: kernel-cve-tracker
Changed in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Changed in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu Maverick):
assignee: nobody → Paolo Pisati (p-pisati)
status: New → In Progress
Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) on 2011-06-22
Changed in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux-ti-omap4 - 2.6.35-903.24

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linux-ti-omap4 (2.6.35-903.24) maverick-proposed; urgency=low

  * Release tracking bug
    - LP: #838037

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * ipv6: make fragment identifications less predictable, CVE-2011-2699
    - LP: #827685
    - CVE-2011-2699
  * perf: Fix software event overflow, CVE-2011-2918
    - LP: #834121
    - CVE-2011-2918
  * proc: fix oops on invalid /proc/<pid>/maps access, CVE-2011-1020
    - LP: #813026
    - CVE-2011-1020

linux-ti-omap4 (2.6.35-903.23) maverick-proposed; urgency=low

  * Release tracking bug
    - LP: #829655

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * drm/radeon/kms: check AA resolve registers on r300, CVE-2011-1016
    - LP: #745686
    - CVE-2011-1016
  * drm/radeon: fix regression with AA resolve checking, CVE-2011-1016
    - LP: #745686
    - CVE-2011-1016
  * can-bcm: fix minor heap overflow
    - LP: #690730
  * CAN: Use inode instead of kernel address for /proc file, CVE-2010-4565
    - LP: #765007
    - CVE-2010-4565
  * av7110: check for negative array offset
    - LP: #747520
  * xfs: prevent leaking uninitialized stack memory in FSGEOMETRY_V1,
    CVE-2011-0711
    - LP: #767740
    - CVE-2011-0711
  * ALSA: caiaq - Fix possible string-buffer overflow
    - LP: #747520
  * IB/cm: Bump reference count on cm_id before invoking callback,
    CVE-2011-0695
    - LP: #770369
    - CVE-2011-0695
  * RDMA/cma: Fix crash in request handlers, CVE-2011-0695
    - LP: #770369
    - CVE-2011-0695
  * Treat writes as new when holes span across page boundaries,
    CVE-2011-0463
    - LP: #770483
    - CVE-2011-0463
  * net: clear heap allocations for privileged ethtool actions
    - LP: #686158
  * usb: iowarrior: don't trust report_size for buffer size
    - LP: #747520
  * fs/partitions/ldm.c: fix oops caused by corrupted partition table,
    CVE-2011-1017
    - LP: #771382
    - CVE-2011-1017
  * Prevent rt_sigqueueinfo and rt_tgsigqueueinfo from spoofing the signal
    code
    - LP: #747520
  * Relax si_code check in rt_sigqueueinfo and rt_tgsigqueueinfo
    - LP: #747520
  * exec: make argv/envp memory visible to oom-killer
    - LP: #690730
  * next_pidmap: fix overflow condition
    - LP: #772560
  * proc: do proper range check on readdir offset
    - LP: #772560
  * ALSA: sound/pci/asihpi: check adapter index in hpi_ioctl, CVE-2011-1169
    - LP: #785331
    - CVE-2011-1169
  * mpt2sas: prevent heap overflows and unchecked reads, CVE-2011-1494
    - LP: #787145
    - CVE-2011-1494
  * agp: fix arbitrary kernel memory writes, CVE-1011-2022
    - LP: #788684
    - CVE-1011-2022
  * can: add missing socket check in can/raw release, CVE-2011-1748
    - LP: #788694
    - CVE-2011-1748
  * agp: fix OOM and buffer overflow
    - LP: #788700
  * drivers/net/cxgb3/cxgb3_main.c: prevent reading uninitialized stack
    memory - CVE-2010-3296
    - CVE-2010-3296
  * drivers/net/eql.c: prevent reading uninitialized stack memory -
    CVE-2010-3297
    - CVE-2010-3297
  * inet_diag: Make sure we actually run the same bytecode we audited,
    CVE-2010-3880
    - LP: #711865
    - CVE-2010-3880
  * setup_arg_pages: diagnose excessive argume...

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Changed in linux-ti-omap4 (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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