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CVE-2014-4943 Detail

Current Description

The PPPoL2TP feature in net/l2tp/l2tp_ppp.c in the Linux kernel through 3.15.6 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging data-structure differences between an l2tp socket and an inet socket.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
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=3cf521f7dc87c031617fd47e4b7aa2593c2f3daf Patch
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-10/msg00006.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-10/msg00007.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-03/msg00010.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-03/msg00025.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/17/1
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1025.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/59790
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2992
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/36267
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030610
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1119458
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/94665
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/3cf521f7dc87c031617fd47e4b7aa2593c2f3daf

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:3.2.1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4943
NVD Published Date:
07/19/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017