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CVE-2008-3915 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in nfsd in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26.4, when NFSv4 is enabled, allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via vectors related to decoding an NFSv4 acl.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=91b80969ba466ba4b915a4a1d03add8c297add3f
http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/9/3/286
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1636
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.26.4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/04/18
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/04/4
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31133
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-659-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461101
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45055

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:2.6.22.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:2.6.22.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.23.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.24.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3915
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017