CVE-2008-1615

NameCVE-2008-1615
DescriptionLinux kernel 2.6.18, and possibly other versions, when running on AMD64 architectures, allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain ptrace calls.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1588-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs480390
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux-2.6 (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)2.6.32-48squeeze6fixed
squeeze (lts)2.6.32-48squeeze11fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
fai-kernelssourceetch1.17+etch.18etch5mediumDSA-1588-1
linux-2.6source(unstable)2.6.25-1medium480390
linux-2.6sourceetch2.6.18.dfsg.1-18etch5mediumDSA-1588-1
linux-2.6.24source(unstable)2.6.24-6~etchnhalf.3medium
user-mode-linuxsourceetch2.6.18-1um-2etch.18etch5mediumDSA-1588-1

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