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Bug 170862 (CVE-2007-0005) - Kernel: Buffer overflow in omnikey driver (CVE-2007-0005)
Summary: Kernel: Buffer overflow in omnikey driver (CVE-2007-0005)
Alias: CVE-2007-0005
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Kernel (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: [linux <][linux >= 2.6.17 <...
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Reported: 2007-03-14 12:41 UTC by Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen (RETIRED)
Modified: 2013-09-05 02:50 UTC (History)
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Description Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-03-14 12:41:03 UTC
Multiple buffer overflows in the (1) read and (2) write handlers in the Omnikey CardMan 4040 driver in the Linux kernel before 2.6.21-rc3 allow local users to gain privileges.
Comment 1 unnamedrambler 2008-03-07 19:14:59 UTC
[linux <] dfe67217aea3eb4ecbab736903f6ecee3458b8a8
[linux => 2.6.17 <] 7670279989a552a7a8afd275368d55a4f3b5054b
this patch also made it into 2.6.21 059819a41d4331316dd8ddcf977a24ab338f4300

[gp <2.6.20-3]