Upstream information

CVE-2017-18202 at MITRE

Description

The __oom_reap_task_mm function in mm/oom_kill.c in the Linux kernel before 4.14.4 mishandles gather operations, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (TLB entry leak or use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a copy_to_user call within a certain time window.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

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
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1083088 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12 SP4
  • cluster-md-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • dlm-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12 SP5
  • cluster-md-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • dlm-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15 SP1
  • cluster-md-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • dlm-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15
  • cluster-md-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • dlm-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-120.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 4.12.14-195.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1
  • kernel-docs >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-195.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-195.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • kernel-docs >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-23.1
  • kernel-vanilla-base >= 4.12.14-23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15 SP1
  • reiserfs-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-195.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 15
  • reiserfs-kmp-default >= 4.12.14-23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15
  • kernel-default-livepatch >= 4.12.14-23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.12.14-120.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • kernel-docs >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • kernel-docs >= 4.12.14-120.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.12.14-120.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4
  • kernel-default-extra >= 4.12.14-94.41.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5
  • kernel-default-extra >= 4.12.14-120.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 4.12.14-195.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15
  • kernel-default-extra >= 4.12.14-23.1
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • kernel-default >= 4.12.14-lp150.11.4
  • kernel-vanilla-base >= 4.12.14-lp150.11.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA kernel-default


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-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Basesystem kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Development Tools kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Basesystem kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Development Tools kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One kernel-source Analysis