Upstream information

CVE-2013-1773 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in the VFAT filesystem implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.3 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (system crash) via a VFAT write operation on a filesystem with the utf8 mount option, which is not properly handled during UTF-8 to UTF-16 conversion.

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 6.2
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This problem does not affect SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 or older distributions as they dod not have the affected code. Newer versions will receive fixes.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 806977 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 807452 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1-LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • btrfs-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.3.163
  • btrfs-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • hyper-v-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • hyper-v-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.18.39
  • hyper-v-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.0.3_21548_18_2.6.32.59_0.19-0.9.17
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.0.3_21548_16_2.6.32.59_0.15-0.5.26
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.0.3_21548_18_2.6.32.59_0.19-0.9.17
Patchnames:
slessp1-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1-LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • btrfs-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.3.163
  • btrfs-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • hyper-v-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • hyper-v-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.18.39
  • hyper-v-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.0.3_21548_18_2.6.32.59_0.19-0.9.17
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.0.3_21548_16_2.6.32.59_0.15-0.5.26
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.0.3_21548_18_2.6.32.59_0.19-0.9.17
Patchnames:
slessp1-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • btrfs-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • hyper-v-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • hyper-v-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8849
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8850
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8851
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • kernel-default-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8852
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • btrfs-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • btrfs-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • hyper-v-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • hyper-v-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • hyper-v-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.18.37
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8847
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-0.3.151
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.9-7.9.118
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-source >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8848


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 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 kernel-source Released