Upstream information

CVE-2005-4605 at MITRE

Description

The procfs code (proc_misc.c) in Linux 2.6.14.3 and other versions before 2.6.15 allows attackers to read sensitive kernel memory via unspecified vectors in which a signed value is added to an unsigned value.

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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 141122 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-14.3
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.8
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.13-15.8
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