DescriptionThe z90crypt_unlocked_ioctl function in the z90crypt driver in the Linux kernel 2.6.9 does not perform a capability check for the Z90QUIESCE operation, which allows local users to leverage euid 0 privileges to force a driver outage.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2010:013, published Thu, 18 Feb 2010 16:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|Open Enterprise Server|| ||
YOU Patch Nr: 12584