Upstream information

CVE-2005-2553 at MITRE

Description

The find_target function in ptrace32.c in the Linux kernel 2.4.x before 2.4.29 does not properly handle a NULL return value from another function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash/oops) by running a 32-bit ltrace program with the -i option on a 64-bit executable program.

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: 139565 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-306
Builds
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_itanium2 >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_itanium2-smp >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_page-64k >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-306
Builds
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-306
Builds
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_numa >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-306
Builds
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 >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_debug >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.21-306
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-306
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-306
Builds


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Basesystem kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Development Tools kernel-source Not affected
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 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
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 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis