Upstream information

CVE-2008-5700 at MITRE

Description

libata in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27.9 does not set minimum timeouts for SG_IO requests, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (Programmed I/O mode on drives) via multiple simultaneous invocations of an unspecified test program.

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 1.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 457896 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-kdump-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-kdump-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ppc64-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ppc64-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ps3-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ps3-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt_debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt_debug-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-source-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
openSUSE 11.0
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-ps3 >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-vanilla >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.25.20-0.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-kdump-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-kdump-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ppc64-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ppc64-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ps3-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ps3-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-source-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-trace-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-trace-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-debug-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-debug-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.3-3.13.5
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ppc64-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-ps3 >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-trace-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-vanilla >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.27.19-3.2.1