Upstream information

CVE-2014-9529 at MITRE

Description

Race condition in the key_gc_unused_keys function in security/keys/gc.c in the Linux kernel through 3.18.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption or panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via keyctl commands that trigger access to a key structure member during garbage collection of a key.

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 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 912202 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.5_08_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.7.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.5_08_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.7.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-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_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • cluster-network-kmp-pae >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • cluster-network-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.101_0.47.55-2.28.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-bigsmp >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-pae >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • gfs2-kmp-xen >= 2_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.17.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-bigsmp >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-pae >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.21.1.21
Patchnames:
slehasp3-kernel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP3
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt >= 1.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-2.28.1.22
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-2.28.1.22
  • drbd-kmp-rt >= 8.4.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.23.1.22
  • drbd-kmp-rt_trace >= 8.4.4_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.23.1.22
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt >= 1.4.20_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.39.1.22
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4.20_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.39.1.22
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-0.33.38.1
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt >= 2.1.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.12.1.20
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt_trace >= 2.1.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.12.1.20
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt >= 1.6_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.21.1.22
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.6_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.21.1.22
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.14.1.22
  • ofed-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.5.4.1_3.0.101_rt130_0.33.38-0.14.1.22
Patchnames:
slertesp3-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 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.5_08_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.7.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.5_08_3.0.101_0.47.55-0.7.1
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 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 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • 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 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • 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 >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.40.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.55.1
  • 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 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 Released
SLES for SAP Applications 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-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 kernel-source Released
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 High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_1 In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_2 In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_3 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2 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 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Released
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 LTSS kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 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 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS 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 12 SP5 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 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 SP3 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-default Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis