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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0958

Original release date: 02/15/2007
Last revised: 09/15/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.20 allows local users to read unreadable binaries by using the interpreter (PT_INTERP) functionality and triggering a core dump, a variant of CVE-2004-1073.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-287.htm
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1286
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:060
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25714
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10343
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35930
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24777
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-451-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0099
External Source: BID
Name: 22903
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0017-binfmt_elf.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.20
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26289
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24482
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25838
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0488
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25078
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24752
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1304
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:078

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10343
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.15
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.16
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.17
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.18
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.19
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.20
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.21
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.22
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.23
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.24
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.25
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.26
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.27
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.28
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.29
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.30
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.31
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.32
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.33
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.34
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.35
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.36
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.37
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.38
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.39
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.40
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.41
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.0
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:2.6.20
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