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Date: Tue, 27 Dec 2011 22:45:55 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: Eugene Teo <>, Moritz Muehlenhoff <>,
        Vasiliy Kulikov <>
Subject: Re: Status of two Linux kernel issues w/o CVE assignments

My mistake, the /proc/interupts and /proc/stat should be two separate 
CVE's, I misunderstood the issue.

>> IIRC, it's an issue but there's no resolution as existing code may 
>> break.
>> There are also,
>> /proc/{interrupts, stat}

Please use CVE-2011-4915 for the /proc/interupts issue

Please use CVE-2011-4917 for the /proc/stat issue

>> /dev/pts/, /dev/tty*
> Please use CVE-2011-4916 for this issue.


-Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team

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