CVE-2007-6762 Detail

Current Description

In the Linux kernel before 2.6.20, there is an off-by-one bug in net/netlabel/netlabel_cipso_v4.c where it is possible to overflow the doi_def->tags[] array.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=2a2f11c227bdf292b3a2900ad04139d301b56ac4 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/2a2f11c227bdf292b3a2900ad04139d301b56ac4 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://mirrors.edge.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.20 Broken Link 
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K05342145
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K05342145?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6762
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/27/2019
Source:
MITRE