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CVE-2013-6282 Detail

Current Description

The (1) get_user and (2) put_user API functions in the Linux kernel before 3.5.5 on the v6k and v7 ARM platforms do not validate certain addresses, which allows attackers to read or modify the contents of arbitrary kernel memory locations via a crafted application, as exploited in the wild against Android devices in October and November 2013.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

AV:L per https://www.codeaurora.org/projects/security-advisories/missing-access-checks-putusergetuser-kernel-api-cve-2013-6282

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=8404663f81d212918ff85f493649a7991209fa04 Exploit Patch
http://www.codeaurora.org/projects/security-advisories/missing-access-checks-putusergetuser-kernel-api-cve-2013-6282 Patch
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.5.5
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/11/14/11
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/63734
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2067-1
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/8404663f81d212918ff85f493649a7991209fa04 Exploit Patch
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40975/

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.8
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.9
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.10
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.11
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.12
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.13
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.14
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.15
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.16
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.27
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.29
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.30
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.32
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.34
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.48
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.49
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.51
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.52
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.8
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.9
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.10
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.4
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-6282
NVD Published Date:
11/20/2013
NVD Last Modified:
09/02/2017