Upstream information

CVE-2007-3740 at MITRE

Description

The CIFS filesystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22, when Unix extension support is enabled, does not honor the umask of a process, which allows local users to gain privileges.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 325654 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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