Upstream information

CVE-2006-1857 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in SCTP in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed HB-ACK chunk.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 177571 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-14.6
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.13-15.11
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.13-15.11
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.276
sles9-nld.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 11117
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • Intel-536ep >= 4.69-10.7
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-bigsmp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-default-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-smp-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-um-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • kernel-xen-nongpl >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
  • ltmodem >= 8.31a10-7.7
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-50.7
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.11.4-21.13
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.276
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11118
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.276
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.19
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.276
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11118