Upstream information

CVE-2008-1615 at MITRE

Description

Linux kernel 2.6.18, and possibly other versions, when running on AMD64 architectures, allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain ptrace calls.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having important 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 entry: 388123 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Realtime 10 SP2
  • kernel-rt >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-rt_timing >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5398
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5473
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5425
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5424
SUSE Linux Enterprise Realtime 10 SP2
  • kernel-rt >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-rt_bigsmp >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-rt_timing >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.22.19-0.15
sles10-sp2.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5397
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.312
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12181
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.27
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.312
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12181
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5477
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5474
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.312
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.312
sles9-nld.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 12183
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5423
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.25
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5426
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.27
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sles10-sp2.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5475