Upstream information

CVE-2009-1758 at MITRE

Description

The hypervisor_callback function in Xen, possibly before 3.4.0, as applied to the Linux kernel 2.6.30-rc4, 2.6.18, and probably other versions allows guest user applications to cause a denial of service (kernel oops) of the guest OS by triggering a segmentation fault in "certain address ranges."

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 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 503457 [CLOSED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6439
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
sles10-sp2.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6441
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6437
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.318
sles9-nld.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 12477
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.4
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10-sp2.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6435
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.318
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12484
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.5-7.318
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.32
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.318
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12484