CVE-2013-0215 Detail

Current Description

oxenstored in Xen 4.1.x, Xen 4.2.x, and xen-unstable does not properly consider the state of the Xenstore ring during read operations, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash and host-control outage, or memory consumption) or obtain sensitive control-plane data by leveraging guest administrative access.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/02/05/10
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201309-24.xml
http://xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=commit;h=40f9c5e0a6d15b4ca1f6d4ed3a46f0871520eab5 Patch 
http://xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=commit;h=61401264eb00fae4ee4efc8e9a5067449283207b Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-0215
NVD Published Date:
03/07/2013
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2013
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.