Upstream information

CVE-2015-3288 at MITRE

Description

mm/memory.c in the Linux kernel before 4.1.4 mishandles anonymous pages, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (page tainting) via a crafted application that triggers writing to page zero.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.2 5.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:C
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete None
Integrity Impact Complete Partial
Availability Impact Complete Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 979021 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
Patchnames:
sleposp3-kernel-13156
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP4
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.101.rt130-69.5.1
Patchnames:
slertesp4-kernel-rt-13262
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-kernel-13156
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • kernel-bigmem >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-bigmem-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-bigmem-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-linux-kernel-13105
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3-LTSS
  • kernel-bigsmp >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-bigsmp-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-0.47.102.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-kernel-13156
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • kernel-bigmem >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-bigmem-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-bigmem-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.101-100.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.101-100.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-linux-kernel-13105
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • kernel-docs >= 3.0.101-100.2
Patchnames:
sdksp4-linux-kernel-13105


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 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported