CVE-2009-0784

NameCVE-2009-0784
DescriptionRace condition in the SystemTap stap tool 0.0.20080705 and 0.0.20090314 allows local users in the stapusr group to insert arbitrary SystemTap kernel modules and gain privileges via unknown vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1755-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
systemtap (PTS)wheezy1.7-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie2.6-0.2fixed
stretch, sid3.0-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
systemtapsource(unstable)0.0.20090314-2medium
systemtapsourceetch(not affected)
systemtapsourcelenny0.0.20080705-1+lenny1mediumDSA-1755-1

Notes

[etch] - systemtap <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)

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