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CVE-2004-1070 Detail

Current Description

The load_elf_binary function in the binfmt_elf loader (binfmt_elf.c) in Linux kernel 2.4.x up to 2.4.27, and 2.6.x up to 2.6.8, does not properly check return values from calls to the kernel_read function, which may allow local users to modify sensitive memory in a setuid program and execute arbitrary code.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/10/2005      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-1070
Original release date:
01/10/2005
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060402-01-U External Source SGI 20060402-01-U
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1067 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1067
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1069 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1069
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1070 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1070
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1082 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1082
http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0017-binfmt_elf.txt External Source MISC http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0017-binfmt_elf.txt
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:022 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2005:022
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-504.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:504
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-505.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:505
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-549.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:549
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11646 External Source BID 11646
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2336 External Source FEDORA FLSA:2336
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/18025 External Source XF linux-elf-setuid-gain-privileges(18025)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9450 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9450

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9450
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9450

Technical Details

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