CVE-2003-0246

NameCVE-2003-0246
DescriptionThe ioperm system call in Linux kernel 2.4.20 and earlier does not properly restrict privileges, which allows local users to gain read or write access to certain I/O ports.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-311, DSA-312, DSA-332, DSA-336, DSA-442
NVD severitylow

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kernel-image-2.2.20-i386sourcewoody2.2.20-5woody3DSA-336
kernel-image-2.4.17-s390sourcewoody2.4.17-2.woody.3DSA-442
kernel-image-2.4.18-1-i386sourcewoody2.4.18-8DSA-311
kernel-image-2.4.18-i386bfsourcewoody2.4.18-5woody1.DSA-311
kernel-patch-2.4.17-mipssourcewoody2.4.17-0.020226.2.woody2DSA-332
kernel-patch-2.4.17-s390sourcewoody0.0.20020816-0.woody.2DSA-442
kernel-patch-2.4.18-powerpcsourcewoody2.4.18-1woody1DSA-312
kernel-source-2.2.20sourcewoody2.2.20-5woody2DSA-336
kernel-source-2.4.17sourcewoody2.4.17-1woody1DSA-332
kernel-source-2.4.18sourcewoody2.4.18-9DSA-311
kernel-source-2.4.27source(unstable)(not affected)
linux-2.6source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- kernel-source-2.4.27 <not-affected> (Fixed before initial upload; 2.4.21-rc4)

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