CVE-2008-1375 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in the directory notification subsystem (dnotify) in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.24.6, and 2.6.25 before 2.6.25.1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00006.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00000.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00002.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000023.html Third Party Advisory 
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=120967963803205&w=2 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=120967964303224&w=2 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0157 Broken Link 
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0157 Broken Link 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1565 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.4/ChangeLog-2.4.36.4 Broken Link 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.24.6 Broken Link 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.1 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:104 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:105 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:167 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0211.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0233.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0237.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/491566/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/491732/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29003 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019959 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-618-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1406/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1452/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2222/references Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42131 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2501 Broken Link 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11843 Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/614-1/ Third Party Advisory 
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00232.html Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1375
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/26/2020
Source:
MITRE