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CVE-2008-2148 Detail

Current Description

The utimensat system call (sys_utimensat) in Linux kernel 2.6.22 and other versions before 2.6.25.3 does not check file permissions when certain UTIME_NOW and UTIME_OMIT combinations are used, which allows local users to modify file times of arbitrary files, possibly leading to a denial of service.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.25.y.git;a=commit;h=f9dfda1ad0637a89a64d001cf81478bd8d9b6306
http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.3
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00006.html
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0169
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:167
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0585.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29134
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-625-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1543/references Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42342

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2148
NVD Published Date:
05/12/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017