DescriptionThe staprun runtime tool in SystemTap 1.3 does not verify that a module to unload was previously loaded by SystemTap, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (unloading of arbitrary kernel modules).
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
Note from the SUSE Security TeamWe are not shipping staprun setuid root on our products, so we are not affected by this problem. SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1085472 [RESOLVED / INVALID], 654201 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2||systemtap||Unsupported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3||systemtap||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS||systemtap||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||systemtap||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2||systemtap||Unsupported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3||systemtap||Not affected|