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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-1162

Original release date: 04/20/2010
Last revised: 03/19/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The release_one_tty function in drivers/char/tty_io.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.34-rc4 omits certain required calls to the put_pid function, which has unspecified impact and local attack vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (HIGH) (AV:L/AC:L/AU:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low

**NOTE: Access Complexity scored Low due to insufficient information

Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 39830
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=6da8d866d0d39e9509ff826660f6a86a6757c966
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:198
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100415 Re: CVE request: kernel: tty: release_one_tty() forgets to put pids
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1857
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.34-rc4
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100414 Couple of kernel issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100414 Re: Couple of kernel issues
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2010:031
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=582076
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 40645
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100415 CVE request: kernel: tty: release_one_tty() forgets to put pids
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2053

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.32.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.32.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.32.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.32.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.32
* 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:2.6.14.3
* 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:2.6.16.4
* 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:2.6.18.1
* 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:2.6.18.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:rc5
* 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
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.34:rc3 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.34:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.34:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.33
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