CVE-2008-2826 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the sctp_getsockopt_local_addrs_old function in net/sctp/socket.c in the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (sctp) functionality in the Linux kernel before 2.6.25.9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (resource consumption and system outage) via vectors involving a large addr_num field in an sctp_getaddrs_old data structure.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=735ce972fbc8a65fb17788debd7bbe7b4383cc62 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.9 Broken Link 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00009.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00008.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lwn.net/Articles/287350/ Third Party Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0207 Broken Link 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1630 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.4/ChangeLog-2.4.36.7 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:167 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:174 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0585.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29990 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020514 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-625-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2511 Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43559 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2629 Broken Link 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-190 Integer Overflow or Wraparound cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2826
NVD Published Date:
07/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/25/2020
Source:
MITRE