Upstream information

CVE-2008-1671 at MITRE

Description

start_kdeinit in KDE 3.5.5 through 3.5.9, when installed setuid root, allows local users to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via "user-influenceable input" (probably command-line arguments) that cause start_kdeinit to send SIGUSR1 signals to other processes.

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 382618 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA kdelibs3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA kdelibs3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA kdelibs3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • kdelibs3 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA kdelibs3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • kdelibs3-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-arts >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-arts-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-arts-x86 >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-default-style-32bit >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-devel >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
  • kdelibs3-doc >= 3.5.10-23.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA kdelibs3-32bit