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CVE-2013-6432 Detail

Current Description

The ping_recvmsg function in net/ipv4/ping.c in the Linux kernel before 3.12.4 does not properly interact with read system calls on ping sockets, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) by leveraging unspecified privileges to execute a crafted application.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

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

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.1


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
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=cf970c002d270c36202bd5b9c2804d3097a52da0 Exploit Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-02/msg00003.html
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.12.4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/12/06/6 Patch
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2113-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2117-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1039046
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/cf970c002d270c36202bd5b9c2804d3097a52da0 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-6432
NVD Published Date:
12/09/2013
NVD Last Modified:
03/05/2014