Upstream information

CVE-2004-0554 at MITRE

Description

Linux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x for x86 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash), possibly via an infinite loop that triggers a signal handler with a certain sequence of fsave and frstor instructions, as originally demonstrated using a "crash.c" program.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 56951 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_athlon >= 2.4.21-226
  • k_debug >= 2.4.21-226
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-226
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.21-226
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-226
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-226
slox4,2.x86
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_athlon >= 2.4.21-238
  • k_debug >= 2.4.21-238
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-238
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.21-238
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-238
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-238
slox4,2.x86
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • k_athlon >= 2.4.19-358
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.19-358
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.19-358
  • k_smp >= 2.4.19-358
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.19.SuSE-358
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