Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 11:20:01 +0100 From: Petr Matousek <pmatouse@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: CVE request -- kernel: execshield: predictable ascii armour base address When running a binary with a lot of shared libraries, predictable base address is used for one of the loaded libraries. This flaw could be used to bypass ASLR. References: http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2012/03/some-random-observations-on-linux-aslr.html https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=804947 Thanks, -- Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team
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