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CVE-2009-1186 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the util_path_encode function in udev/lib/libudev-util.c in udev before 1.4.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (service outage) via vectors that trigger a call with crafted arguments.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/17/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1186
Original release date:
04/17/2009
Last revised:
06/08/2009
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.1 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
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 (04/17/2009)

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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/hotplug/udev.git;a=commitdiff;h=662c3110803bd8c1aedacc36788e6fd028944314 Exploit External Source CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/hotplug/udev.git;a=commitdiff;h=662c3110803bd8c1aedacc36788e6fd028944314
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2009:020
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.446399 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2009-111-01
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063 External Source MISC http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1772 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1772
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200904-18.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200904-18
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:103 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:103
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502752/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20090417 rPSA-2009-0063-1 udev
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34539 External Source BID 34539
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022068 External Source SECTRACK 1022068
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-758-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-758-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1053 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1053
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=495052 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=495052
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1186 External Source MISC https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1186
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00462.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3712
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00463.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3711

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

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