Upstream information

CVE-2005-0179 at MITRE

Description

Linux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) and bypass RLIM_MEMLOCK limits via the mlockall call.

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: 65373 [RESOLVED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Open Enterprise Server
  • drbd >= 0.7.5-0.16
  • km_drbd >= 0.7.5-0.16
suse91.s390x
suse91.ia64
suse91.s390
suse91.x86-64
suse91.ppc
suse91.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 9975