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CVE-2014-4653 Detail

Current Description

sound/core/control.c in the ALSA control implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.15.2 does not ensure possession of a read/write lock, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) and obtain sensitive information from kernel memory by leveraging /dev/snd/controlCX access.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=fd9f26e4eca5d08a27d12c0933fceef76ed9663d
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-04/msg00020.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1083.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/60545
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.15.2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/26/6
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68164
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2334-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2335-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1113409
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fd9f26e4eca5d08a27d12c0933fceef76ed9663d

Weakness Enumeration

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.27
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.28
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.30
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.31
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.32
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.33
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.34
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.35
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.36
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.37
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.38
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.39
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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:3.0.50
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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:3.0.68
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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:rc4
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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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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:suse:linux_enterprise_desktop:10:sp4:~~lts~~~
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4653
NVD Published Date:
07/03/2014
NVD Last Modified:
01/06/2017