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CVE-2005-0109 Detail

Current Description

Hyper-Threading technology, as used in FreeBSD and other operating systems that are run on Intel Pentium and other processors, allows local users to use a malicious thread to create covert channels, monitor the execution of other threads, and obtain sensitive information such as cryptographic keys, via a timing attack on memory cache misses.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.6 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2005.24/SCOSA-2005.24.txt Third Party Advisory
http://marc.info/?l=freebsd-hackers&m=110994026421858&w=2 Mailing List
http://marc.info/?l=freebsd-security&m=110994370429609&w=2 Mailing List
http://marc.info/?l=openbsd-misc&m=110995101417256&w=2 Mailing List
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013967 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101739-1 Vendor Advisory
http://www.daemonology.net/hyperthreading-considered-harmful/ Third Party Advisory
http://www.daemonology.net/papers/htt.pdf Third Party Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/911878 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-476.html Not Applicable
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-800.html Not Applicable
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12724 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/0540 Permissions Required
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/3002 Permissions Required
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1SSRVHMCHMC_C081516_754 Broken Link
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9747 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:1.1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.0:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.5:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.5.1:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.5.1:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.0:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.2:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:release_p38:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:release_p42:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.5:release_p32:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:release_p20:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:release_p17:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:pre-release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:release_p6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.9:pre-release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.10:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.10:release_p8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.10:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.11:release_p3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.11:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.11:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.0:release_p14:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.1:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.1:release_p5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.2.1:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.3:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.3:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.4:pre-release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.4:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:advanced_server:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:advanced_server_ia64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:2.1:*:workstation:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0109
NVD Published Date:
03/05/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018