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CVE-2009-1186 Detail

Current 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
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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

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

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 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.4-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.5-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.8-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.0.9-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.0-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.1-1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.1.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.2.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.3.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.4.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.5.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.6.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.6.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.7.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.7
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.8
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.8.9
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.0
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.1
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.2
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.3
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.4
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.5
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.6
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 cpe:/a:kernel:udev:0.9.7
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Quick Info

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