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Debian: DSA-2714-1: kfreebsd-9 security update

Date 25 Jun 2013
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Konstantin Belousov and Alan Cox discovered that insufficient permission checks in the memory management of the FreeBSD kernel could lead to privilege escalation.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2714-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
June 25, 2013                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : kfreebsd-9
Vulnerability  : programming error
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2013-2171

Konstantin Belousov and Alan Cox discovered that insufficient permission
checks in the memory management of the FreeBSD kernel could lead to
privilege escalation.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 9.0-10+deb70.2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 9.0-12.

We recommend that you upgrade your kfreebsd-9 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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