CVE-2012-2669

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

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Upstream information

CVE-2012-2669 at MITRE

Description

The main function in tools/hv/hv_kvp_daemon.c in hypervkvpd, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.4.5, does not validate the origin of Netlink messages, which allows local users to spoof Netlink communication via a crafted connector message.
CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.11
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

SUSE information

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 761200 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • hyper-v >= 3-0.5.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-hyper-v
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • hyper-v >= 4-0.9.1
sles11-sp2.x86
sles11-sp2.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 7106
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • hyper-v >= 3-0.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6431