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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-4655

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/18/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
08/17/2020

Description

net/core/ethtool.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36 does not initialize certain data structures, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel heap memory by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for an ethtool ioctl call.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-brocade-bna-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace
  • suse-upgrade-drbd-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-drbd-kmp-rt_trace
  • suse-upgrade-iscsitarget-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-bigsmp
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-iseries64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-kdumppae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64
  • 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-source
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmi
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmipae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xenpae
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace
  • suse-upgrade-ofed-kmp-rt
  • suse-upgrade-suse-linux-enterprise-rt-release

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