Upstream information

CVE-2009-1360 at MITRE

Description

The __inet6_check_established function in net/ipv6/inet6_hashtables.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.29, when Network Namespace Support (aka NET_NS) is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving IPv6 packets.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 496399 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-ppc64 >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-vmi >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • iscsitarget-kmp-default >= 0.4.15_2.6.27.54_0.2-94.14.8
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-vmi >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-vmi-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • oracleasm-kmp-default >= 2.0.5_2.6.27.54_0.2-7.9.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-kernel