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CVE-2009-4538 Detail

Current Description

drivers/net/e1000e/netdev.c in the e1000e driver in the Linux kernel 2.6.32.3 and earlier does not properly check the size of an Ethernet frame that exceeds the MTU, which allows remote attackers to have an unspecified impact via crafted packets, a related issue to CVE-2009-4537.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/12/2010
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-February/035159.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00005.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-01/msg00008.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-02/msg00002.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-02/msg00005.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-03/msg00000.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023420 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-1996 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2005 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:066 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/28/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/29/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/31/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0019.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0020.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0041.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0053.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0111.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37523 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=551214 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55645 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7016 Third Party Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9702 Third Party Advisory
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0095.html Third Party Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7016
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7016
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9702
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9702

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4538
NVD Published Date:
01/12/2010
NVD Last Modified:
11/16/2018