Upstream information

CVE-2014-4652 at MITRE

Description

Race condition in the tlv handler functionality in the snd_ctl_elem_user_tlv function in sound/core/control.c in the ALSA control implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.15.2 allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory by leveraging /dev/snd/controlCX access.

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 1.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 883795 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Liberty Linux 7
  • kernel >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-abi-whitelists >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-debug >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-debug-devel >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-devel >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-doc >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-headers >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-tools >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-tools-libs >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • kernel-tools-libs-devel >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • perf >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
  • python-perf >= 3.10.0-123.13.1.el7
Patchnames:
RHSA-2014:1971
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • 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-pae-extra >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.4_02_3.0.101_0.35-0.7.45
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.4_04_3.0.101_0.40-0.7.3
Patchnames:
sledsp3-kernel
sledsp3-kernel-bigsmp-201406
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • kernel-docs >= 3.0.101-63.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA kernel-docs-3.0.101-63.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.49-11.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA kernel-docs-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.28-4.3
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.28-4.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA kernel-default-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA kernel-docs-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.28-4.6
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_3.0.101_0.35-2.27.78
  • 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_3.0.101_0.35-2.27.78
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.40-2.27.98
  • drbd-kmp-bigsmp >= 8.4.4_3.0.101_0.35-0.22.44
  • gfs2-kmp-bigsmp >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.101_0.35-0.16.84
  • 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_3.0.101_0.35-0.16.84
  • 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_3.0.101_0.35-0.20.78
  • 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_3.0.101_0.35-0.20.78
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.40-0.20.98
Patchnames:
slehasp3-kernel
slehasp3-kernel-bigsmp-201406
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 11 SP3
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt >= 1.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-2.27.79
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-2.27.79
  • drbd-kmp-rt >= 8.4.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.22.45
  • drbd-kmp-rt_trace >= 8.4.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.22.45
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt >= 1.4.20_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.38.64
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4.20_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.38.64
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.24.1
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt >= 2.1.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.11.57
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt_trace >= 2.1.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.11.57
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt >= 1.6_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.20.79
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.6_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.20.79
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.13.70
  • ofed-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.24-0.13.70
Patchnames:
slertesp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1-LTSS
  • btrfs-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.3.163
  • btrfs-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.3.163
  • btrfs-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.3.163
  • ext4dev-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • ext4dev-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • ext4dev-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • ext4dev-kmp-xen >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-7.9.130
  • hyper-v-kmp-default >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.18.39
  • hyper-v-kmp-pae >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.18.39
  • hyper-v-kmp-trace >= 0_2.6.32.59_0.13-0.18.39
  • kernel-default >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • 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 >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-syms >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-trace >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-xen >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 2.6.32.59-0.15.2
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.0.3_21548_16_2.6.32.59_0.15-0.5.26
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.0.3_21548_16_2.6.32.59_0.15-0.5.26
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.0.3_21548_16_2.6.32.59_0.15-0.5.26
Patchnames:
slessp1-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2-LTSS
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.7.23.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.6_06_3.0.101_0.7.23-0.5.30
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.1.6_06_3.0.101_0.7.23-0.5.30
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.6_06_3.0.101_0.7.23-0.5.30
Patchnames:
slessp2-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • iscsitarget-kmp-bigsmp >= 1.4.20_3.0.101_0.35-0.38.63
  • 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 >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • 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 >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.35.1
  • 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
  • ofed-kmp-bigsmp >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.101_0.35-0.13.69
  • oracleasm-kmp-bigsmp >= 2.0.5_3.0.101_0.35-7.39.71
  • 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
slessp3-kernel-bigsmp-201406
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-docs >= 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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA kernel-default-3.0.101-63.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA kernel-docs-3.0.101-63.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.49-11.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA kernel-docs-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.28-4.3
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.28-4.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA kernel-default-3.12.28-4.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA kernel-docs-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.49-11.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA kernel-docs-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.28-4.3
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.28-4.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA kernel-docs-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.49-11.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA kernel-docs-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.28-4.6
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.28-4.3
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.28-4.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA kernel-docs-3.12.28-4.6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.49-11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.28-4.6
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 GA kernel-default-extra-3.12.28-4.6


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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS kernel-source Already fixed
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 kernel-source Released
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 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Released
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 SP3 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Already fixed
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 11 SP4-LTSS kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 kernel-source Released


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Mon Jun 30 13:21:31 2014
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 17:04:44 2023