Bug 551214 - (CVE-2009-4538) CVE-2009-4538 kernel: e1000e frame fragment issue
CVE-2009-4538 kernel: e1000e frame fragment issue
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 547593 551216 551217 551218 551219 551220 551221 551222 551223 553540 557382 586018
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Reported: 2009-12-29 09:13 EST by Eugene Teo (Security Response)
Modified: 2015-02-16 10:53 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-11-28 16:44:29 EST
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Description Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2009-12-29 09:13:48 EST
Description of problem:
Similar to the second issue that Fab mentioned in his presentation at 26c3, this affects the e1000e driver. See https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550907#c0 issue #2 for the description, and this https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550907#c4. This bug is filed to make sure we fix this too.

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37523
Comment 2 Neil Horman 2009-12-30 12:47:57 EST
A quick heads up to all the release owners on this bug, the patch I posted upstream for bz 550915 (specifically the e1000 bits) will apply pretty cleanly to e1000e here.
Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-07 18:35:38 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2010:0019 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0019.html
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-07 19:43:46 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Via RHSA-2010:0020 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0020.html
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-19 19:07:40 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3.Z - Server Only

Via RHSA-2010:0053 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0053.html
Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-21 09:10:30 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  MRG for RHEL-5

Via RHSA-2010:0041 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0041.html
Comment 10 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2010-01-25 00:59:09 EST
Upstream patch:
http://marc.info/?l=linux-netdev&m=126394658818753&w=2
Comment 11 Aristeu Rozanski 2010-01-26 11:43:29 EST
This patch is on the current RHEL6 git tree.
Comment 12 Chuck Ebbert 2010-01-30 08:11:18 EST
This is now queued for 2.6.32.8 as:

  e1000e-enhance-frame-fragment-detection.patch
  upstream commit b94b50289622e816adc9f94111cfc2679c80177c

There is also a second patch for this issue:

  e1000-e1000e-don-t-use-small-hardware-rx-buffers.patch
  upstream commit 9926146b15fd96d78a4f7c32e7a26d50639369f4
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2010-02-02 16:01:16 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.2 Z Stream

Via RHSA-2010:0079 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0079.html
Comment 15 Fedora Update System 2010-02-03 12:13:28 EST
kernel-2.6.30.10-105.2.13.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/kernel-2.6.30.10-105.2.13.fc11
Comment 16 Fedora Update System 2010-02-04 20:48:22 EST
kernel-2.6.30.10-105.2.13.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 19 Zhang Kexin 2010-02-08 23:39:59 EST
change the status to to NEW.
Comment 20 errata-xmlrpc 2010-02-09 10:23:50 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for RHEL-5

Via RHSA-2010:0095 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0095.html
Comment 21 Fedora Update System 2010-02-09 17:15:16 EST
kernel-2.6.31.12-174.2.17.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/kernel-2.6.31.12-174.2.17.fc12
Comment 22 Fedora Update System 2010-02-16 08:18:43 EST
kernel-2.6.31.12-174.2.19.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 23 errata-xmlrpc 2010-02-16 12:05:04 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.7 Z Stream

Via RHSA-2010:0111 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0111.html
Comment 27 Jesse Brandeburg 2011-11-28 14:26:21 EST
seems that this shouldn't be new, since it has been fixed, and can be closed, since it no longer depends on any open bugs.
Comment 28 Petr Matousek 2011-11-28 16:44:29 EST
(In reply to comment #27)
> seems that this shouldn't be new, since it has been fixed, and can be closed,
> since it no longer depends on any open bugs.

Right, thanks for the notice. Closing.

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