Upstream information

CVE-2007-3104 at MITRE

Description

The sysfs_readdir function in the Linux kernel 2.6, as used in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 4.5 and other distributions, allows users to cause a denial of service (kernel OOPS) by dereferencing a null pointer to an inode in a dentry.

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: 304477 [CLOSED], 329758 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-iseries64 >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.54-0.2.3