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CVE-2011-2905 Detail

Current Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the perf_config function in tools/perf/util/config.c in perf, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.1, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted config file in the current working directory.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html 'CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path'

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=aba8d056078e47350d85b06a9cabd5afcc4b72ea
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/08/09/6
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729808
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/aba8d056078e47350d85b06a9cabd5afcc4b72ea

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.58:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.59:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.65:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.67:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.0.68


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-2905
NVD Published Date:
03/01/2013
NVD Last Modified:
03/04/2013