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CVE-2013-3301 Detail

Current Description

The ftrace implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.8.8 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability for write access to the (1) set_ftrace_pid or (2) set_graph_function file, and then making an lseek system call.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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

Evaluator Impact

Per https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3301 "This issue affects the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2. Future kernel updates for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 may address this issue."

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=6a76f8c0ab19f215af2a3442870eeb5f0e81998d Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-09/msg00003.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-12/msg00129.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1051.html
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.8.8
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/15/1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1834-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1835-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1836-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1838-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=952197
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/6a76f8c0ab19f215af2a3442870eeb5f0e81998d Exploit

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:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 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:3.0.68:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:enterprise_mrg:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-3301
NVD Published Date:
04/29/2013
NVD Last Modified:
04/22/2019