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CVE-2014-3153 Detail

Description

The futex_requeue function in kernel/futex.c in the Linux kernel through 3.14.5 does not ensure that calls have two different futex addresses, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted FUTEX_REQUEUE command that facilitates unsafe waiter modification.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/07/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3153
Original release date:
06/07/2014
Last revised:
12/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=e9c243a5a6de0be8e584c604d353412584b592f8 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=e9c243a5a6de0be8e584c604d353412584b592f8
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0771.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0771.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3037.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3037.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3038.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3038.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3039.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3039.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00014.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0775
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00018.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0796
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00025.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0837
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-07/msg00006.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0878
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-10/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:1316
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-10/msg00007.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:1319
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/05/24 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20140605 Re: Linux kernel futex local privilege escalation (CVE-2014-3153)
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/06/20 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20140606 Re: Linux kernel futex local privilege escalation (CVE-2014-3153)
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0800.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0800
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2949 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2949
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/35370 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 35370
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/05/22 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20140605 Linux kernel futex local privilege escalation (CVE-2014-3153)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67906 External Source BID 67906
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030451 External Source SECTRACK 1030451
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2237-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2237-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2240-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2240-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1103626 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1103626
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=13fbca4c6ecd96ec1a1cfa2e4f2ce191fe928a5e External Source CONFIRM https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=13fbca4c6ecd96ec1a1cfa2e4f2ce191fe928a5e
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=54a217887a7b658e2650c3feff22756ab80c7339 External Source CONFIRM https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=54a217887a7b658e2650c3feff22756ab80c7339
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=b3eaa9fc5cd0a4d74b18f6b8dc617aeaf1873270 External Source CONFIRM https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=b3eaa9fc5cd0a4d74b18f6b8dc617aeaf1873270
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/e9c243a5a6de0be8e584c604d353412584b592f8 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/e9c243a5a6de0be8e584c604d353412584b592f8

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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