CVE-2008-3272 Detail

Current Description

The snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info function in sound/core/seq/oss/seq_oss_synth.c in the sound subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 does not verify that the device number is within the range defined by max_synthdev before returning certain data to the caller, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=82e68f7ffec3800425f2391c8c86277606860442 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.27-rc2 Broken Link 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00000.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00001.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00003.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00008.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00001.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0972.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1630 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1636 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:220 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0885.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30559 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020636 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2307 Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44225 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11182 Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/637-1/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3272
NVD Published Date:
08/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
07/31/2020
Source:
MITRE