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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-1514

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
03/25/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

arch/s390/kernel/ptrace.c in Linux kernel 2.6.9, and other versions before 2.6.27-rc6, on s390 platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via the user-area-padding test from the ptrace testsuite in 31-bit mode, which triggers an invalid dereference.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xenpae

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