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CVE-2008-5033 Detail

Description

The chip_command function in drivers/media/video/tvaudio.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.25.x before 2.6.25.19, 2.6.26.x before 2.6.26.7, and 2.6.27.x before 2.6.27.3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL function pointer dereference and OOPS) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/10/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5033
Original release date:
11/10/2008
Last revised:
08/07/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.8 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/19/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, 5 or Red Hat Enterprise MRG.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=5ba2f67afb02c5302b2898949ed6fc3b3d37dcf1 External Source CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=5ba2f67afb02c5302b2898949ed6fc3b3d37dcf1
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.19 External Source CONFIRM http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.19
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.26.7 External Source CONFIRM http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.26.7
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.3 External Source CONFIRM http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.3
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:246 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:246
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32094 Patch External Source BID 32094
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-679-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-679-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46544 External Source XF linux-kernel-tvaudio-dos(46544)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.25.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.26.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.27.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.27.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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