CVE-2008-0598

MEDIUM
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Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the 32-bit and 64-bit emulation in the Linux kernel 2.6.9, 2.6.18, and probably other versions allows local users to read uninitialized memory via unknown vectors involving a crafted binary.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00000.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00003.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0508.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/30849

http://secunia.com/advisories/30850

http://secunia.com/advisories/31107

http://secunia.com/advisories/31551

http://secunia.com/advisories/32103

http://secunia.com/advisories/32104

http://secunia.com/advisories/33201

http://secunia.com/advisories/33586

http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1630

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:220

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0519.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0973.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0009.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29942

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020367

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-625-1

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=433938

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43554

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10721

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6201

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-06-30

Updated: 2017-09-29

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (27 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89116VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0014) (remote check)NessusMisc.
critical
79447OracleVM 2.1 : kernel (OVMSA-2008-2005)NessusOracleVM Local Security Checks
high
67763Oracle Linux 3 : kernel (ELSA-2008-0973)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
67706Oracle Linux 5 : kernel (ELSA-2008-0519)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
67703Oracle Linux 4 : kernel (ELSA-2008-0508)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
60507Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL3.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
60430Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
60429Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL4.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
59149SuSE 10 Security Update : the Linux kernel (x86_64) (ZYPP Patch Number 7063)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
59131SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (ZYPP Patch Number 5608)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
59130SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (ZYPP Patch Number 5605)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
49871SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (i386) (ZYPP Patch Number 7059)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
48901SuSE9 Security Update : Linux kernel (YOU Patch Number 12636)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
43692CentOS 5 : kernel (CESA-2008:0519)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
42179VMSA-2009-0014 : VMware ESX patches for DHCP, Service Console kernel, and JRE resolve multiple security issuesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
41534SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux Kernel (x86) (ZYPP Patch Number 5565)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
35190RHEL 3 : kernel (RHSA-2008:0973)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
35186CentOS 3 : kernel (CESA-2008:0973)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
34331SuSE 10 Security Update : the Linux Kernel (x86) (ZYPP Patch Number 5566)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
34048Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.04 / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS : linux, linux-source-2.6.15/20/22 vulnerabilities (USN-637-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
34032Debian DSA-1630-1 : linux-2.6 - denial of service/information leakNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
33531Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.04 / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS : linux, linux-source-2.6.15/20/22 vulnerabilities (USN-625-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
33377RHEL 5 : kernel (RHSA-2008:0519)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
33376RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2008:0508)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
33365CentOS 4 : kernel (CESA-2008:0508)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
801460CentOS RHSA-2008-0973 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high
801454CentOS RHSA-2008-0519 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high