Date: Thu, 4 Feb 2010 11:02:28 -0700 From: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: systemtap DoS issue (CVE-2010-0411) Just a heads up that an issue in SystemTap was found where using the __get_argv() function in tapset could result in a crash of the SystemTap script that calls it (and syscall.execve) or, if it's running as root, could lead to a hang/crash of the system running the script. This flaw has been assigned CVE-2010-0411. More details can be found here: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=559719 http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11234 -- Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team
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