Upstream information

CVE-2009-2698 at MITRE

Description

The udp_sendmsg function in the UDP implementation in (1) net/ipv4/udp.c and (2) net/ipv6/udp.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving the MSG_MORE flag and a UDP socket.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 532338 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
sles9-nld.x86-64
YOU Patch Nr: 12494
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6460
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sles10-sp2.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6450
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-kdump >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
sles10-sp2.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6453
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12488
Open Enterprise Server
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-smp >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-um >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • kernel-xenpae >= 2.6.5-7.319
  • um-host-install-initrd >= 1.0-48.33
  • um-host-kernel >= 2.6.5-7.319
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-oes.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 12488
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.16.60-0.42.5
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp2.ia64
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 6452


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis