iDefense Security Advisory 10.10.06: FreeBSD ptrace PT_LWPINFO
Denial of Service Vulnerability
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Sat Oct 14 01:09:39 PDT 2006
Colin Percival <cperciva at freebsd.org> writes:
>> "The policy of the FreeBSD Security Team is that local denial of service
>> bugs not be treated as security issues; it is possible that this problem
>> will be corrected in a future Erratum."
> If there was any potential for
> (a) privilege escalation,
> (b) disclosure of potentially sensitive information, or
> (c) denial of service by a non-authenticated attacker,
> we would have issued a security advisory.
I am missing this information on <http://www.freebsd.org/security/>.
The site does not say wich bugs are treated as security issue and
which are not. Perhaps these three points above can be added to the
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