CVE-2011-1180

HIGH

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the iriap_getvaluebyclass_indication function in net/irda/iriap.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging connectivity to an IrDA infrared network and sending a large integer value for a (1) name length or (2) attribute length.

References

http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.39

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=d370af0ef7951188daeb15bae75db7ba57c67846

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/03/22/11

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/d370af0ef7951188daeb15bae75db7ba57c67846

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-06-08

Updated: 2013-06-10

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH