> CVE-2008-2365 core DOS Red Hat utrace race
> If you go and look at the bugzilla entry for it:
> Sitting right there in the OOPS report is everything you need to know:
> RIP = 0, hence trivial arbitrary code execution from Linux 2.6.9 to
> 2.6.25, and not a "DoS".
Those very attentive security researchers and accurate CVE database.
This particular bug was relevant to only kernels patched with utrace.