Upstream information

CVE-2013-2148 at MITRE

Description

The fill_event_metadata function in fs/notify/fanotify/fanotify_user.c in the Linux kernel through 3.9.4 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a read operation on the fanotify descriptor.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 2.1 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue was introduced in Linux Kernel 2.6.32, it does not affect SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 or older products.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 823517 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-extra >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.5_02_3.0.93_0.5-0.5.39
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.5_02_3.0.93_0.5-0.5.39
Patchnames:
sledsp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.2_06_3.0.93_0.8-0.7.17
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
Patchnames:
sledsp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.93_0.5-2.18.61
  • cluster-network-kmp-pae >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.7.17-2.18.81
  • cluster-network-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.7.17-2.18.81
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.93_0.5-2.18.61
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.7.17-2.18.81
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.93_0.5-0.7.91
  • gfs2-kmp-pae >= 2_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.7.109
  • gfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 2_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.7.109
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.93_0.5-0.7.91
  • gfs2-kmp-xen >= 2_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.7.109
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.93_0.5-0.11.60
  • ocfs2-kmp-pae >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.11.80
  • ocfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.11.80
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.93_0.5-0.11.60
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.11.80
Patchnames:
sleshasp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP3
  • cluster-network-kmp-bigsmp >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.93_0.8-2.27.8
  • cluster-network-kmp-pae >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.40-2.27.98
  • cluster-network-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.40-2.27.98
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.93_0.8-2.27.8
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.40-2.27.98
  • gfs2-kmp-bigsmp >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.93_0.8-0.16.14
  • gfs2-kmp-pae >= 2_3.0.101_0.40-0.16.104
  • gfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 2_3.0.101_0.40-0.16.104
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.93_0.8-0.16.14
  • gfs2-kmp-xen >= 2_3.0.101_0.40-0.16.104
  • ocfs2-kmp-bigsmp >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.93_0.8-0.20.8
  • ocfs2-kmp-pae >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.40-0.20.98
  • ocfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.40-0.20.98
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.93_0.8-0.20.8
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.40-0.20.98
Patchnames:
slehasp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt >= 1.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-2.18.62
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-2.18.62
  • drbd-kmp-rt >= 8.4.2_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.6.6.53
  • drbd-kmp-rt_trace >= 8.4.2_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.6.6.53
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt >= 1.4.20_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.25.25.1
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4.20_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.25.25.1
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.5.1
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt >= 2.0.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.7.44
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt_trace >= 2.0.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.7.44
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt >= 1.6_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.11.61
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.6_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.11.61
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.5.2_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.28.28.33
  • ofed-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.5.2_3.0.93_rt117_0.5-0.28.28.33
Patchnames:
slertesp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP3
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt >= 1.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-2.27.16
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-2.27.16
  • drbd-kmp-rt >= 8.4.3_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.19.7
  • drbd-kmp-rt_trace >= 8.4.3_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.19.7
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt >= 1.4.20_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.38.1
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4.20_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.38.1
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.93.rt117-0.9.1
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt >= 2.1.1_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.11.6
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt_trace >= 2.1.1_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.11.6
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt >= 1.6_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.20.16
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.6_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.20.16
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.13.7
  • ofed-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.93_rt117_0.9-0.13.7
Patchnames:
slertesp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
Patchnames:
slessp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
Patchnames:
slessp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-63.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-63.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.17.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.93-0.5.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.1.6_04_3.0.101_0.7.17-0.5.16
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.5_02_3.0.93_0.5-0.5.39
Patchnames:
slessp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.93-0.8.2
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
Patchnames:
slessp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • kernel-docs >= 3.0.101-63.1


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
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-default Analysis
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis