CVE-2010-3881 Detail

Current Description

arch/x86/kvm/x86.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36.2 does not initialize certain structure members, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via read operations on the /dev/kvm device.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=97e69aa62f8b5d338d6cff49be09e37cc1262838 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://git.kernel.org/?p=virt/kvm/kvm.git;a=commit;h=831d9d02f9522e739825a51a11e3bc5aa531a905 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00004.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00000.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/04/10 Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/05/4 Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0998.html Third Party Advisory 
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024912 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.36.2 Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44666 Patch  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.spinics.net/lists/kvm/msg44130.html Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3287 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0124 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0298 Permissions Required 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=649920 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3881
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2010
NVD Last Modified:
08/06/2020
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.