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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-2942

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/21/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
08/13/2020

Description

The actions implementation in the network queueing functionality in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc2 does not properly initialize certain structure members when performing dump operations, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel memory via vectors related to (1) the tcf_gact_dump function in net/sched/act_gact.c, (2) the tcf_mirred_dump function in net/sched/act_mirred.c, (3) the tcf_nat_dump function in net/sched/act_nat.c, (4) the tcf_simp_dump function in net/sched/act_simple.c, and (5) the tcf_skbedit_dump function in net/sched/act_skbedit.c.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-brocade-bna-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-vmi
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-iscsitarget-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-iscsitarget-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-64k-pagesize
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-bigsmp
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-man
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-docs
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-iseries64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-kdumppae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pmac64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ps3
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pseries64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt_trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt_trace-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-rt_trace-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-smp
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-sn2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source-vanilla
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-um
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmi
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmi-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmi-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmipae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xenpae
  • suse-upgrade-ofed-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-oracleasm-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-preload-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-preload-kmp-desktop
  • suse-upgrade-suse-linux-enterprise-rt-release
  • suse-upgrade-um-host-install-initrd
  • suse-upgrade-um-host-kernel
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp

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