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CVE-2008-3535 Detail

Description

Off-by-one error in the iov_iter_advance function in mm/filemap.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a certain sequence of file I/O operations with readv and writev, as demonstrated by testcases/kernel/fs/ftest/ftest03 from the Linux Test Project.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/08/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3535
Original release date:
08/08/2008
Last revised:
08/07/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.9 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/15/2009)

This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, and 5. It was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise MRG for RHEL-5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://mirror.celinuxforum.org/gitstat/commit-detail.php?commit=94ad374a0751f40d25e22e036c37f7263569d24c External Source CONFIRM http://mirror.celinuxforum.org/gitstat/commit-detail.php?commit=94ad374a0751f40d25e22e036c37f7263569d24c
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1636 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1636
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.27-rc2 External Source CONFIRM http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.27-rc2
http://www.lkml.org/lkml/2008/7/30/446 External Source MLIST [linux-kernel] 20080730 2.6.27-rc1: IP: iov_iter_advance+0x2e/0x90
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0857
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31132 External Source BID 31132
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-659-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-659-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44492 External Source XF linux-kernel-ioviteradvance-dos(44492)

Technical Details

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