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CVE-2015-0274 Detail

Current Description

The XFS implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.15 improperly uses an old size value during remote attribute replacement, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (transaction overrun and data corruption) or possibly gain privileges by leveraging XFS filesystem access.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
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=8275cdd0e7ac550dcce2b3ef6d2fb3b808c1ae59
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0290.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0694.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031853
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2543-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2544-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1195248
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/8275cdd0e7ac550dcce2b3ef6d2fb3b808c1ae59

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Data Processing Errors (CWE-19)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.14.5


Change History

5 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-0274
NVD Published Date:
03/16/2015
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2015