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CVE-2012-3430 Detail

Current Description

The rds_recvmsg function in net/rds/recv.c in the Linux kernel before 3.0.44 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a (1) recvfrom or (2) recvmsg system call on an RDS socket.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=06b6a1cf6e776426766298d055bb3991957d90a7 Patch
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1323.html
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.0.44
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/07/26/5
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1567-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1568-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1572-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1575-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1577-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1578-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1579-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1580-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=820039
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/06b6a1cf6e776426766298d055bb3991957d90a7 Exploit
https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2012/suse-su-20121679-1.html

Technical Details

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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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.0.43


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3430
NVD Published Date:
10/03/2012
NVD Last Modified:
04/18/2013