Upstream information

CVE-2009-2698 at MITRE

Description

The udp_sendmsg function in the UDP implementation in (1) net/ipv4/udp.c and (2) net/ipv6/udp.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving the MSG_MORE flag and a UDP socket.

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 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 532338 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 12494
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6460
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6450
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6453
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 12488
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.33
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.319
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 12488
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6452


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP0 Module for Basesystem kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP0 Module for Development Tools kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Basesystem kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Development Tools kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis