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CVE-2014-4699 Detail

Current Description

The Linux kernel before 3.15.4 on Intel processors does not properly restrict use of a non-canonical value for the saved RIP address in the case of a system call that does not use IRET, which allows local users to leverage a race condition and gain privileges, or cause a denial of service (double fault), via a crafted application that makes ptrace and fork system calls.

Source:  MITRE
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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=b9cd18de4db3c9ffa7e17b0dc0ca99ed5aa4d43a
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0924.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3047.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-3048.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/05/4
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/08/16
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/08/5
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/127573/Linux-Kernel-ptrace-sysret-Local-Privilege-Escalation.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2972
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/34134
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.15.4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/04/4
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2266-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2267-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2268-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2269-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2270-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2271-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2272-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2273-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2274-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1115927
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/b9cd18de4db3c9ffa7e17b0dc0ca99ed5aa4d43a
https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.10.47
https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.14.11
https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.4.97

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.65:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.67:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.0.68:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4699
NVD Published Date:
07/09/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/01/2014