CVE-2014-3534 Detail

Current Description

arch/s390/kernel/ptrace.c in the Linux kernel before 3.15.8 on the s390 platform does not properly restrict address-space control operations in PTRACE_POKEUSR_AREA requests, which allows local users to obtain read and write access to kernel memory locations, and consequently gain privileges, via a crafted application that makes a ptrace system call.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=dab6cf55f81a6e16b8147aed9a843e1691dcd318 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://secunia.com/advisories/59790 Third Party Advisory 
http://secunia.com/advisories/60351 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2992 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.15.8 Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.osvdb.org/109546 Broken Link 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68940 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030683 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1114089 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/95069 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/dab6cf55f81a6e16b8147aed9a843e1691dcd318 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3534
NVD Published Date:
08/01/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/14/2020
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.