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CVE-2015-5307 Detail

Current Description

The KVM subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.2.6, and Xen 4.3.x through 4.6.x, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS panic or hang) by triggering many #AC (aka Alignment Check) exceptions, related to svm.c and vmx.c.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/16/2015
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=54a20552e1eae07aa240fa370a0293e006b5faed Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-November/172187.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-November/172300.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-November/172435.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00035.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00005.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00026.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00031.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00013.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-08/msg00038.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00039.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00053.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2636.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2645.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0046.html Third Party Advisory
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX202583 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3396 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3414 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3454 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/11/10/6 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77528 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034105 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2800-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2801-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2802-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2803-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2804-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2805-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2806-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2807-1 Third Party Advisory
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-156.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1277172 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/54a20552e1eae07aa240fa370a0293e006b5faed Vendor Advisory
https://kb.juniper.net/JSA10783 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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)
4.2.3

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.0.0
Up to (including)
4.0.34
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.1.0
Up to (including)
4.1.42
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.2.0
Up to (including)
4.2.34
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.3.0
Up to (including)
4.3.29
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.0.0
Up to (including)
5.0.8

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5307
NVD Published Date:
11/16/2015
NVD Last Modified:
02/12/2019