Upstream information

CVE-2004-1016 at MITRE

Description

The scm_send function in the scm layer for Linux kernel 2.4.x up to 2.4.28, and 2.6.x up to 2.6.9, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via crafted auxiliary messages that are passed to the sendmsg function, which causes a deadlock condition.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate 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: 63545 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-266
ul1.ppc
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • k_athlon >= 2.4.19-374
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.19-374
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.19-374
  • k_smp >= 2.4.19-374
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.19.SuSE-374
Builds
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-266
ul1.s390x
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_itanium2 >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_itanium2-smp >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-266
ul1.ia64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_numa >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-266
ul1.x86-64
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 >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_debug >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.21-266
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-266
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-266
slox4,2.x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.111.19
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.111.19
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.111.19
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.111.19
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.111.19
suse91.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 9541