CVE-2013-4588

NameCVE-2013-4588
DescriptionMultiple stack-based buffer overflows in net/netfilter/ipvs/ip_vs_ctl.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.33, when CONFIG_IP_VS is used, allow local users to gain privileges by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for (1) a getsockopt system call, related to the do_ip_vs_get_ctl function, or (2) a setsockopt system call, related to the do_ip_vs_set_ctl function.
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)4.9.290-1fixed
buster4.19.208-1fixed
buster (security)4.19.194-3fixed
bullseye5.10.84-1fixed
bullseye (security)5.10.92-1fixed
bookworm, sid5.15.15-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)(not affected)
linux-2.6sourcesqueeze2.6.32-48squeeze5DSA-2906-1
linux-2.6source(unstable)2.6.37-1

Notes

- linux <not-affected> (fixed in 2.6.33)
2.6.37-1 first version including 2.6.33 in unstable for linux-2.6
https://git.kernel.org/linus/04bcef2a83f40c6db24222b27a52892cba39dffb
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Nov/77

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