Upstream information

CVE-2008-2136 at MITRE

Description

Memory leak in the ipip6_rcv function in net/ipv6/sit.c in the Linux kernel 2.4 before 2.4.36.5 and 2.6 before 2.6.25.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via network traffic to a Simple Internet Transition (SIT) tunnel interface, related to the pskb_may_pull and kfree_skb functions, and management of an skb reference count.

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 7.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 389152 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 406051 [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 >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5239
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
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5235
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5236
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.23
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sles10-sp2.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5237


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis