CVE-2009-0322

MEDIUM

Description

drivers/firmware/dell_rbu.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27.13, and 2.6.28.x before 2.6.28.2, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a read system call that specifies zero bytes from the (1) image_type or (2) packet_size file in /sys/devices/platform/dell_rbu/.

References

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.27.y.git;a=commit;h=81156928f8fe31621e467490b9d441c0285998c3

http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.13

http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.28.2

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00003.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-06/msg00000.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-06/msg00001.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/33656

http://secunia.com/advisories/33758

http://secunia.com/advisories/34252

http://secunia.com/advisories/34394

http://secunia.com/advisories/34502

http://secunia.com/advisories/34680

http://secunia.com/advisories/34762

http://secunia.com/advisories/34981

http://secunia.com/advisories/35011

http://secunia.com/advisories/35390

http://secunia.com/advisories/35394

http://secunia.com/advisories/37471

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-114.htm

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1749

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1787

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1794

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0326.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0331.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0360.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507985/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33428

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-751-1

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3316

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10163

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7734

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-01-28

Updated: 2018-11-08

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM