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CVE-2013-0311 at MITRE

Description

The translate_desc function in drivers/vhost/vhost.c in the Linux kernel before 3.7 does not properly handle cross-region descriptors, which allows guest OS users to obtain host OS privileges by leveraging KVM guest OS privileges.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Novell/SUSE information

Note from the SUSE Security Team

The driver was introduced in 2.6.34, so distributions before SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP2 are not affected.,The driver was introduced in 2.6.34, so distributions before SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP2 are not affected.

Novell Bugzilla entries: 804656, 871595

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-default >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-trace >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7671
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-xen >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7675
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.4_02_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.5.22
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.4_02_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.5.22
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7675
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.4_02_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.5.22
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7675
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.4_02_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.5.22
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.4_02_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.5.22
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7675
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-default >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-trace >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-xen >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7676
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7669
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7669
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-default >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-trace >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7672
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-pae >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-xen >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-pae >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-xen >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-pae >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-xen >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7667
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7667
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7667
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7667
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-ppc64 >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7679
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ppc64 >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ppc64-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ppc64-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7679
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-default >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-ppc64 >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-trace >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-ppc64-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7678
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt >= 1.4_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-2.18.37
  • cluster-network-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-2.18.37
  • drbd-kmp-rt >= 8.4.2_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.6.6.28
  • drbd-kmp-rt_trace >= 8.4.2_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.6.6.28
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt >= 1.4.20_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.23.34
  • iscsitarget-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.4.20_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.23.34
  • kernel-rt >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-rt_trace >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-base >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-rt_trace-devel >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.0.74.rt98-0.6.2.1
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt >= 2.0.4_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.7.30
  • lttng-modules-kmp-rt_trace >= 2.0.4_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.7.30
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt >= 1.6_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.11.36
  • ocfs2-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.11.36
  • ofed-kmp-rt >= 1.5.2_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.28.28.8
  • ofed-kmp-rt_trace >= 1.5.2_3.0.74_rt98_0.6.2-0.28.28.8
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7695
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP2
  • cluster-network-kmp-default >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • cluster-network-kmp-trace >= 1.4_3.0.74_0.6.6-2.18.36
  • gfs2-kmp-default >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • gfs2-kmp-trace >= 2_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.7.69
  • ocfs2-kmp-default >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
  • ocfs2-kmp-trace >= 1.6_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.11.35
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7668
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • kernel-default >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-syms >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7668
SLE 11 SERVER Unsupported Extras
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-default >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-pae >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-trace >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • ext4-writeable-kmp-xen >= 0_3.0.74_0.6.6-0.14.50
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-pae-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
  • kernel-xen-extra >= 3.0.74-0.6.6.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 7670

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