CVE-2013-4512

NameCVE-2013-4512
DescriptionBuffer overflow in the exitcode_proc_write function in arch/um/kernel/exitcode.c in the Linux kernel before 3.12 allows local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging root privileges for a write operation.
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-2906-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)stretch4.9.228-1fixed
stretch (security)4.9.272-2fixed
buster4.19.208-1fixed
buster (security)4.19.194-3fixed
bullseye5.10.70-1fixed
bullseye (security)5.10.46-5fixed
bookworm5.15.3-1fixed
sid5.15.5-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsourcewheezy3.2.53-1
linuxsource(unstable)3.11.8-1low
linux-2.6sourcesqueeze2.6.32-48squeeze5DSA-2906-1
linux-2.6source(unstable)(unfixed)low

Notes

https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=201f99f170df14ba52ea4c52847779042b7a623b

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