Upstream information

CVE-2009-1072 at MITRE

Description

nfsd in the Linux kernel before 2.6.28.9 does not drop the CAP_MKNOD capability before handling a user request in a thread, which allows local users to create device nodes, as demonstrated on a filesystem that has been exported with the root_squash option.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.9
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 487681 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 497551 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-ppc64 >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-vmi >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • iscsitarget-kmp-default >= 0.4.15_2.6.27.54_0.2-94.14.8
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vmi >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-vmi-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • oracleasm-kmp-default >= 2.0.5_2.6.27.54_0.2-7.9.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-ppc64 >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-vmi >= 0_2.6.27.23_0.1-7.1.7
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-default >= 0.4.15_2.6.27.54_0.2-94.14.8
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vmi >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-vmi-base >= 2.6.27.23-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • oracleasm-kmp-default >= 2.0.5_2.6.27.54_0.2-7.9.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-kernel
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.317
sles9-nld.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 12426
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.317
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12432
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.5-7.317
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.31
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.317
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12432
openSUSE 11.1
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-kdump-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-kdump-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ps3-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ps3-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-trace-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
openSUSE 11.1
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-debug-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-debug-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.3-3.13.13
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ps3 >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-trace-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vanilla >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-kdump-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-kdump-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ppc64-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ppc64-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ps3-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ps3-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-source-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
openSUSE 11.0
  • acerhk-kmp-debug >= 0.5.35_2.6.25.20_0.4-98.1
  • acx-kmp-debug >= 20080210_2.6.25.20_0.4-3.1
  • appleir-kmp-debug >= 1.1_2.6.25.20_0.4-108.1
  • at76_usb-kmp-debug >= 0.17_2.6.25.20_0.4-2.1
  • atl2-kmp-debug >= 2.0.4_2.6.25.20_0.4-4.1
  • aufs-kmp-debug >= cvs20080429_2.6.25.20_0.4-13.3
  • dazuko-kmp-debug >= 2.3.4.4_2.6.25.20_0.4-42.1
  • drbd-kmp-debug >= 8.2.6_2.6.25.20_0.4-0.2
  • gspcav-kmp-debug >= 01.00.20_2.6.25.20_0.4-1.1
  • iscsitarget-kmp-debug >= 0.4.15_2.6.25.20_0.4-63.1
  • ivtv-kmp-debug >= 1.0.3_2.6.25.20_0.4-66.1
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-docs >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-ps3 >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-vanilla >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.25.20-0.4
  • kqemu-kmp-debug >= 1.3.0pre11_2.6.25.20_0.4-7.1
  • nouveau-kmp-debug >= 0.10.1.20081112_2.6.25.20_0.4-0.4
  • omnibook-kmp-debug >= 20080313_2.6.25.20_0.4-1.1
  • pcc-acpi-kmp-debug >= 0.9_2.6.25.20_0.4-4.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-debug >= 0.44_2.6.25.20_0.4-207.1
  • tpctl-kmp-debug >= 4.17_2.6.25.20_0.4-189.1
  • uvcvideo-kmp-debug >= r200_2.6.25.20_0.4-2.4
  • virtualbox-ose-kmp-debug >= 1.5.6_2.6.25.20_0.4-33.3
  • vmware-kmp-debug >= 2008.04.14_2.6.25.20_0.4-21.1
  • wlan-ng-kmp-debug >= 0.2.8_2.6.25.20_0.4-107.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • cluster-network-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
sles11.ppc
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 725
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-ppc64 >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sles11.ppc
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 725
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6235
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
sles11.ia64
SAT Patch Nr: 714
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
sles11.ia64
SAT Patch Nr: 714
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sles11.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 716
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sles11.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 716
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.x86-64
sled11.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 715
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.x86-64
sled11.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 715
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.x86-64
sled11.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 715
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6234
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • cluster-network-kmp-pae >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-2.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-pae >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.4_2.6.27.21_0.1-4.1.2
sled11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sles11.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 713
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sled11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sles11.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 713
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-vmi >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.27.21_0.1-7.1.2
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vmi >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-vmi-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.27.21-0.1.2
sled11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sles11.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 713
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6236
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.39.3
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6237
SUSE Linux Enterprise Realtime 10 SP2
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt_bigsmp >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt_debug >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt_timing >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • kernel-rt >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-rt_bigsmp >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-rt_timing >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • ofed >= 1.3-0.33.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt_bigsmp >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt_debug >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt_timing >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-doc >= 1.3-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt_bigsmp >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt_debug >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt_timing >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6334
SUSE Linux Enterprise Realtime 10 SP2
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt_debug >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • ib-bonding-kmp-rt_timing >= 0.9.0_2.6.22.19_0.22-1.21.1
  • kernel-rt >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-rt_timing >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.22.19-0.22
  • ofed >= 1.3-0.33.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt_debug >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-cxgb3-NIC-kmp-rt_timing >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.18.1
  • ofed-doc >= 1.3-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt_debug >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
  • ofed-kmp-rt_timing >= 1.3_2.6.22.19_0.22-0.33.1
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6334