CVE-2005-3179

low
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Description

drm.c in Linux kernel 2.6.10 to 2.6.13 creates a debug file in sysfs with world-readable and world-writable permissions, which allows local users to enable DRM debugging and obtain sensitive information.

References

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=107893

http://secunia.com/advisories/17114

http://secunia.com/advisories/17280

http://www.kernel.org/hg/linux-2.6/?cmd=changeset;node=d7067d7d1f92cba14963a430cfbd53098cbbc8fd

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:220

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:235

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/9549

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15154

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-10-12

Updated: 2017-02-19

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
20466Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kernel (MDKSA-2005:235)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
20451MDKSA-2005:220 : kernelNessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
20073Fedora Core 3 : kernel-2.6.12-1.1380_FC3 (2005-1007)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium