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CVE-2013-3223 Detail

Current Description

The ax25_recvmsg function in net/ax25/af_ax25.c in the Linux kernel before 3.9-rc7 does not initialize a certain data structure, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=ef3313e84acbf349caecae942ab3ab731471f1a1 Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-April/103750.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-May/104480.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00016.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00018.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-12/msg00129.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:176
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/14/3
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1837-1
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/ef3313e84acbf349caecae942ab3ab731471f1a1
https://lkml.org/lkml/2013/4/14/107

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.9:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.9:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.9:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.9:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.9:rc5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel::rc6
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Up to (including)
3.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-3223
NVD Published Date:
04/22/2013
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2017