CVE-2010-3296

LOW
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Description

The cxgb_extension_ioctl function in drivers/net/cxgb3/cxgb3_main.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc5 does not properly initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a CHELSIO_GET_QSET_NUM ioctl call.

References

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6.git;a=commit;h=49c37c0334a9b85d30ab3d6b5d1acb05ef2ef6de

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00003.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-11/msg00000.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00000.html

http://lkml.org/lkml/2010/9/11/170

http://secunia.com/advisories/41440

http://secunia.com/advisories/42758

http://secunia.com/advisories/42884

http://secunia.com/advisories/46397

http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2126

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.36-rc5

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/09/14/2

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/09/14/7

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0017.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/520102/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43221

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1041-1

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0012.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0070

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0298

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=633149

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-09-30

Updated: 2020-08-10

Type: CWE-200

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 (18 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89680VMware ESX / ESXi Third-Party Libraries Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2011-0012) (remote check)NessusMisc.
high
79507OracleVM 2.2 : kernel (OVMSA-2013-0039)NessusOracleVM Local Security Checks
high
75550openSUSE Security Update : kernel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0655-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
68247Oracle Linux 6 : kernel (ELSA-2011-0421)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
65101Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : linux-lts-backport-maverick vulnerabilities (USN-1083-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
65103Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 10.10 : linux-mvl-dove vulnerabilities (USN-1093-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
61012Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL6.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
56508VMSA-2011-0012 : VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third-party libraries and ESX Service ConsoleNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
56190USN-1202-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilitiesNessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
53669openSUSE Security Update : kernel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0895-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
53328RHEL 6 : kernel (RHSA-2011:0421)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
52475Ubuntu 8.04 LTS : linux vulnerabilities (USN-1072-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
51612SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Linux kernel (SAT Patch Numbers 3276 / 3280 / 3284)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
51522RHEL 5 : kernel (RHSA-2011:0017)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
51453Ubuntu 9.10 / 10.04 LTS / 10.10 : linux, linux-ec2 vulnerabilities (USN-1041-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
50925SuSE 11 Security Update : Linux kernel (SAT Patch Numbers 3358 / 3361 / 3362)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
50825Debian DSA-2126-1 : linux-2.6 - privilege escalation/denial of service/information leakNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
49671openSUSE Security Update : kernel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0664-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical