Upstream information

CVE-2011-3603 at MITRE

Description

The 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 721968 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • radvd >= 1.1-1.24.4.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-radvd
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • radvd >= 1.1-1.24.4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA radvd
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • radvd >= 1.1-1.24.4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA radvd
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • radvd >= 1.1-1.24.8.19
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA radvd
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • radvd >= 1.1-1.24.4.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5397
openSUSE 11.3
  • radvd-debuginfo >= 1.3-6.3.1
  • radvd-debugsource >= 1.3-6.3.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • radvd >= 1.3-6.3.1
openSUSE 11.4
  • radvd >= 1.3-9.10.1
openSUSE 11.4
  • radvd >= 1.3-9.10.1
  • radvd-debuginfo >= 1.3-9.10.1
  • radvd-debugsource >= 1.3-9.10.1
Patchnames:
radvd


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 radvd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 radvd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS radvd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 radvd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS radvd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 radvd Released