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CVE-2010-2243 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability exists in kernel/time/clocksource.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.33 where on non-GENERIC_TIME systems (GENERIC_TIME=n), accessing /sys/devices/system/clocksource/clocksource0/current_clocksource results in an OOPS.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2010-2243 Third Party Advisory
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=ad6759fbf35d104dbf573cd6f4c6784ad6823f7e Mailing List Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2010-2243 Third Party Advisory
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/06/25/1 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2.6.33


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2243
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/08/2019