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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
Description Last Modified:  04/17/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
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
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/hotplug/udev.git;a=commitdiff;h=662c3110803bd8c1aedacc36788e6fd028944314 Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00006.html
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.446399
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1772
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200904-18.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:103
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502752/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34539
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022068
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-758-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1053
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=495052
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1186
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00462.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00463.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1186
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018