Patch  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8168
DSA-1872 linux-2.6 -- denial of service/privilege escalation/information leak  

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel that may lead to denial of service, privilege escalation or a leak of sensitive memory. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: Herbert Xu discovered an issue in the way UDP tracks corking status that could allow local users to cause a denial of service (system crash). Tavis Ormandy and Julien Tinnes discovered that this issue could also be used by local users to gain elevated privileges. Michael Buesch noticed a typing issue in the eisa-eeprom driver for the hppa architecture. Local users could exploit this issue to gain access to restricted memory. Ulrich Drepper noticed an issue in the do_sigalstack routine on 64-bit systems. This issue allows local users to gain access to potentially sensitive memory on the kernel stack. Eric Dumazet discovered an issue in the execve path, where the clear_child_tid variable was not being properly cleared. Local users could exploit this issue to cause a denial of service (memory corruption). Neil Brown discovered an issue in the sysfs interface to md devices. When md arrays are not active, local users can exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service (oops).
Create Date: 2009-12-15 Last Update Date: 2014-06-23

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions) Products: unix
  • Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
  • linux-2.6

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 is installed. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6461
IF : Any one of the following are true Architecture section
IF : All of the following are true Supported platform section
IF : Installed architecture is hppa
Uname Test :  Installed architecture is hppa 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unix : uname Object The single uname object.
Output of "uname -a"
processor_type (equals) hppa
processor_type is hppa unix : uname_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages section
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64-smp
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-hppa is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-hppa is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-hppa package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-hppa
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-parisc
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-parisc-smp
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true Architecture dependent section
IF : Installed architecture is amd64
Uname Test :  Installed architecture is amd64 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unix : uname Object The single uname object.
Output of "uname -a"
processor_type (equals) x86-64
processor_type is x86-64 unix : uname_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages section
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-amd64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-amd64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : fai-kernels is earlier than 1.17+etch.24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  fai-kernels is earlier than 1.17+etch.24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package fai-kernels package information
fai-kernels
RPM Version less than 0:1.17+etch.24etch4-0 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:1.17+etch.24etch4-0 linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 package information
xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-amd64 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 package information
linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64 package information
xen-linux-system-2.6.18-6-xen-vserver-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 package information
linux-modules-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-xen-amd64
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true Architecture dependent section
IF : Installed architecture is s390
Uname Test :  Installed architecture is s390 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unix : uname Object The single uname object.
Output of "uname -a"
processor_type (equals) s390x
processor_type is s390x unix : uname_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages section
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390-tape is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390-tape is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390-tape package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390-tape
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390x package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390x
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-vserver-s390x
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390 package information
linux-image-2.6.18-6-s390
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-vserver
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-s390 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-all-s390
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390x is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390x package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390x
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390 package information
linux-headers-2.6.18-6-s390
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true Architecture independent section
IF : Installed architecture is all
Uname Test :  Installed architecture is all 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unix : uname Object The single uname object.
Output of "uname -a"
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages section
IF : linux-doc-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-doc-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-doc-2.6.18 package information
linux-doc-2.6.18
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-tree-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-tree-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-tree-2.6.18 package information
linux-tree-2.6.18
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-manual-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-manual-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-manual-2.6.18 package information
linux-manual-2.6.18
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-source-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-source-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-source-2.6.18 package information
linux-source-2.6.18
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-patch-debian-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-patch-debian-2.6.18 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-patch-debian-2.6.18 package information
linux-patch-debian-2.6.18
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : linux-support-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-support-2.6.18-6 is earlier than 2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-support-2.6.18-6 package information
linux-support-2.6.18-6
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18.dfsg.1-24etch4 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 

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