DescriptionThe router advertisement daemon (radvd) before 1.8.2 does not properly handle errors in the privsep_init function, which causes the radvd daemon to run as root and has an unspecified impact.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- openSUSE-SU-2011:1247-1, published Tue, 15 Nov 2011 18:08:33 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2|| ||Patchnames: |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA radvd-1.1-188.8.131.52
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3|| ||Patchnames: |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA radvd-1.1-184.108.40.206
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4|| ||Patchnames: |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA radvd-1.1-220.127.116.11
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||radvd||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||radvd||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||radvd||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS||radvd||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1||radvd||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 08:15:09 2013
CVE page last modified: Tue Feb 14 14:36:27 2023