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Old 07-07-2011, 01:16 PM
Tim Gardner
 
Default APPLIED: ext4: init timer earlier to avoid a kernel panic in __save_error_info

On 07/07/2011 06:38 AM, Andy Whitcroft wrote:

CVE-2011-2493
No description in the CVE. It appears this is a security issue
as an external USB stick could be crafted to trigger an oops
on insertion.

This issue was only introduced in v2.6.36-rc1 so maverick and earlier are
not affected. The fix has already hit oneiric via mainline. Following
this email is a single patch for natty and natty/ti-omap4 it is a clean
cherry-pick from mainline.

Proposing for natty and natty ti-omap4.

-apw




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