CVE-2010-0453 Detail

Current Description

The ucode_ioctl function in intel/io/ucode_drv.c in Sun Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris snv_69 through snv_133, when running on x86 architectures, allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a request with a 0 size value to the UCODE_GET_VERSION IOCTL, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference in the ucode_get_rev function, related to retrieval of the microcode revision.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-143913-01-1 Patch 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-275910-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021799.1-1
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2010-099504.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/509276/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38016
http://www.trapkit.de/advisories/TKADV2010-001.txt
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-103B.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0270 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55991
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6959

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0453
NVD Published Date:
02/03/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018
Source:
MITRE