DescriptionSystemTap 1.7, 1.6.7, and probably other versions, when unprivileged mode is enabled, allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (kernel panic and crash) via vectors related to crafted DWARF data, which triggers a read of an invalid pointer.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2013:0669-1, published Thu Apr 11 13:04:31 MDT 2013
- openSUSE-SU-2013:0475-1, published Mon, 18 Mar 2013 17:04:54 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Server 11 SP2||systemtap||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS||systemtap||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware||systemtap||Released|