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Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2010 11:38:40 +0800
From: Eugene Teo <>
CC: dann frazier <>,,,
        "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: kernel ebtables perm check

On 01/14/2010 08:54 AM, dann frazier wrote:
> Has a CVE been assigned for this issue yet?

Please use CVE-2010-0007. Thanks.


> commit dce766af541f6605fa9889892c0280bab31c66ab
> Author: Florian Westphal<>
> Date:   Fri Jan 8 17:31:24 2010 +0100
>      netfilter: ebtables: enforce CAP_NET_ADMIN
>      normal users are currently allowed to set/modify ebtables rules.
>      Restrict it to processes with CAP_NET_ADMIN.
>      Note that this cannot be reproduced with unmodified ebtables
>      binary
>      because it uses SOCK_RAW.
>      Signed-off-by: Florian Westphal<>
>      Cc:
>      Signed-off-by: Patrick McHardy<>

Eugene Teo / Red Hat Security Response Team

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