Upstream information

CVE-2012-6701 at MITRE

Description

Integer overflow in fs/aio.c in the Linux kernel before 3.4.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a large AIO iovec.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.2 5.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete None
Integrity Impact Complete Partial
Availability Impact Complete Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 969354 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 969355 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Desktop 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported