Upstream information

CVE-2017-6001 at MITRE

Description

Race condition in kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.7 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that makes concurrent perf_event_open system calls for moving a software group into a hardware context. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-6786.

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 7.6 6.2
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity High High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Complete
Integrity Impact Complete Complete
Availability Impact Complete Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1015160 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX], 1025626 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-default Not affected
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source Not affected
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-default Unsupported
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.0 kernel-rt Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 kernel-rt Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 kernel-default Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 kernel-source Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 12 SP4 kernel-source-rt Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 12 SP5 kernel-source-rt Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-default Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Real Time Module 15 SP1 kernel-source-rt Not affected
SUSE Real Time Module 15 SP2 kernel-source-rt Not affected
SUSE Real Time Module 15 SP3 kernel-source-rt Not affected