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CVE-2012-5511 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the dirty video RAM tracking functionality in Xen 3.4 through 4.1 allows local HVM guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (crash) via a large bitmap image.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00018.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00019.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-01/msg00011.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00021.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00051.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00052.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201309-24.xml
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX135777
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2636
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/12/03/10
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56796
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80484

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:3.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:3.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:3.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5511
NVD Published Date:
12/13/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017