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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-4077

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/27/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

Buffer overflow in the xfs_readlink function in fs/xfs/xfs_vnodeops.c in XFS in the Linux kernel 2.6, when CONFIG_XFS_DEBUG is disabled, allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an XFS image containing a symbolic link with a long pathname.

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-debug-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-docs
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-extra-debuginfo
  • 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-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel-debuginfo
  • 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-source-vanilla
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms-rt
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vanilla-devel-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmi
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-vmipae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-base-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel-debuginfo
  • 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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