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CVE-2015-6564 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the mm_answer_pam_free_ctx function in monitor.c in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.0 on non-OpenBSD platforms might allow local users to gain privileges by leveraging control of the sshd uid to send an unexpectedly early MONITOR_REQ_PAM_FREE_CTX request.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-August/165170.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-09/msg00017.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0741.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Aug/54
http://www.openssh.com/txt/release-7.0 Vendor Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/22/1
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2016-2867206.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinapr2016-2952096.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76317
https://github.com/openssh/openssh-portable/commit/5e75f5198769056089fb06c4d738ab0e5abc66f7
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10136
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00010.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-04
https://www.broadcom.com/support/fibre-channel-networking/security-advisories/brocade-security-advisory-2019-764

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6564
NVD Published Date:
08/23/2015
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2019