Upstream information

CVE-2005-3847 at MITRE

Description

The handle_stop_signal function in signal.c in Linux kernel 2.6.11 up to other versions before 2.6.13 and 2.6.12.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by sending a SIGKILL to a real-time threaded process while it is performing a core dump.

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
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 136023 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-10.5
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.11
  • ltmodem >= 8.31a10-7.5
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-50.5
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.11.4-21.11