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CVE-2012-0875 at MITRE

Description

SystemTap 1.7, 1.6.7, and probably other versions, when unprivileged mode is enabled, allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (kernel panic and crash) via vectors related to crafted DWARF data, which triggers a read of an invalid pointer.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.4 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 748564

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • systemtap >= 1.5-0.9.1
  • systemtap-server >= 1.5-0.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7444

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