CVE-2010-5332 Detail

Current Description

In the Linux kernel before 2.6.37, an out of bounds array access happened in drivers/net/mlx4/port.c. When searching for a free entry in either mlx4_register_vlan() or mlx4_register_mac(), and there is no free entry, the loop terminates without updating the local variable free thus causing out of array bounds access.


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Severity



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NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.6 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=0926f91083f34d047abc74f1ca4fa6a9c161f7db Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/0926f91083f34d047abc74f1ca4fa6a9c161f7db Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://mirrors.edge.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.37 Broken Link 
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K04146019 Third Party Advisory 
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K04146019?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-5332
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2019
NVD Last Modified:
02/18/2020
Source:
MITRE