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CVE-2009-4410 Detail

Description

The fuse_ioctl_copy_user function in the ioctl handler in fs/fuse/file.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.29-rc1 through 2.6.30.y uses the wrong variable in an argument to the kunmap function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/24/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (12/31/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG. Shipped kernels do not include upstream commit 59efec7b that introduced the problem.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/23/1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37453
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=549400
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg01344.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:git1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:rc2_git7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29:rc8-kk:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.29.rc2-git1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc4:x86_32:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30:rc7-git6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.30.y:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4410
NVD Published Date:
12/24/2009
NVD Last Modified:
03/19/2012