Upstream information

CVE-2008-5134 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in the lbs_process_bss function in drivers/net/wireless/libertas/scan.c in the libertas subsystem in the Linux kernel before allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via an "invalid beacon/probe response."

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 447438 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 871595 [RESOLVED / WORKSFORME]

SUSE Security Advisories:

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Tue Jul 9 18:32:57 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 16:29:01 2023