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Date: Fri, 22 Apr 2011 21:12:38 +0400
From: Vasiliy Kulikov <>
To: akuster <>
Cc:, Petr Matousek <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: buffer overflow and DoS
 issues in agp

On Fri, Apr 22, 2011 at 06:15 -1000, akuster wrote:
> I am a bit confused.
> references
>  which is assigned to CVE-2011-1746 not CVE-2011-1747.
> is there a patch for CVE-2011-1747?

No.  The problem of CVE-2011-1747 is mentioned in the patch fixing
CVE-2011-1746 because the patch tries to fix a similar problem - OOM.

CVE-2011-1747 is not fixed yet.

> >> Please use CVE-2011-1747.
> > 
> > In it is said
> > "Reference and patch:", but there is no patch for the issue (as I said
> > in the patch description).  I have no agp hardware and I cannot test
> > whether forcing the requested pid to the current pid is a good idea (it
> > might not).

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