Upstream information

CVE-2005-3783 at MITRE

Description

The ptrace functionality (ptrace.c) in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.14.2, using CLONE_THREAD, does not use the thread group ID to check whether it is attaching to itself, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash).

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 4.9
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 100428, 102323, 104085, 114364 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 117169 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 130270 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 132739 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 133577, 133972 [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 >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
core9.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 10775
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 >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_debug >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-304
slox4,2.x86
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • k_athlon >= 2.4.19-386
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.19-386
  • k_psmp >= 2.4.19-386
  • k_smp >= 2.4.19-386
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.19.SuSE-386
Builds
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-14.2
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.7
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.13-15.7
Builds
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-10.4
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
  • ltmodem >= 8.31a10-7.4
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-50.4
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.11.4-21.10
Builds
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_numa >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-304
ul1.x86-64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-304
ul1.ppc
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-304
ul1.s390x
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • k_deflt >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_itanium2 >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_itanium2-smp >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_page-64k >= 2.4.21-304
  • k_smp >= 2.4.21-304
  • kernel-source >= 2.4.21-304
ul1.ia64
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.202.7
sles9-nlpos.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10776