Upstream information

CVE-2010-0299 at MITRE

Description

openSUSE 11.2 installs the devtmpfs root directory with insecure permissions (1777), which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

Note from the SUSE Security Team

devtmpfs supported was added to the 2.6.32 Linux kernel. SLES 9, 10 (any service pack) and SLES 11 GA branch are not affected by it.,devtmpfs supported was added to the 2.6.32 Linux kernel. SUSE Linux Enterprise 9, 10 (any service pack) and SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 GA branch are not affected by it.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 574664 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.2
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-devel-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop-base-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-devel-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-base-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla-base-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-devel-debuginfo >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • kernel-debug >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-debug-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-debug-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-desktop-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-source-vanilla >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-vanilla-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.31.12-0.1.1
  • preload-kmp-default >= 1.1_2.6.31.12_0.1-6.9.12
  • preload-kmp-desktop >= 1.1_2.6.31.12_0.1-6.9.12
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.0
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 2.6.30.10-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 2.6.30.10-0.1.1
SAT Patch Nr: 1904
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.0 for Samsung
  • samsung-atheros-kmp-default >= 001_2.6.30.10_0.1-0.1.1
SAT Patch Nr: 1904
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.0
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.30.10-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.30.10-0.1.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.30.10-0.1.1
SAT Patch Nr: 1904


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 Server 10 SP3 acct Affected