[VIM] amusing Linux Kernel changelog message

security curmudgeon jericho at attrition.org
Thu Jan 5 03:26:36 EST 2006


commit 8f493d797bc1fe470377adc9d8775845427e240e
Author: Andi Kleen <ak at suse.de>
Date:   Tue Jan 3 00:07:28 2006 +0100

     [PATCH] Make sure interleave masks have at least one node set

     Otherwise a bad mem policy system call can confuse the interleaving
     code into referencing undefined nodes.

     Originally reported by Doug Chapman

     I was told it's CVE-2005-3358
     (one has to love these security people - they make everything sound

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