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CVE-2010-5313 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in arch/x86/kvm/x86.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38 allows L2 guest OS users to cause a denial of service (L1 guest OS crash) via a crafted instruction that triggers an L2 emulation failure report, a similar issue to CVE-2014-7842.

Source:  MITRE
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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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=fc3a9157d3148ab91039c75423da8ef97be3e105 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-04/msg00000.html
http://mirror.linux.org.au/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.38 Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0855.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/13/7 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71363
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1163762
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fc3a9157d3148ab91039c75423da8ef97be3e105 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') (CWE-362)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
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Up to (including)
2.6.37


Change History

7 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-5313
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2014
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016