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CVE-2016-10012 Detail

Current Description

The shared memory manager (associated with pre-authentication compression) in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4 does not ensure that a bounds check is enforced by all compilers, which might allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to a sandboxed privilege-separation process, related to the m_zback and m_zlib data structures.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/19/2 Mailing List Release Notes
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94975
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037490
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2016&m=slackware-security.647637
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2029
https://github.com/openbsd/src/commit/3095060f479b86288e31c79ecbc5131a66bcd2f9 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00010.html
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20171130-0002/
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K62201745?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS
https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docLocale=en_US&docId=emr_na-hpesbux03818en_us
https://www.openssh.com/txt/release-7.4

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer 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)
7.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-10012
NVD Published Date:
01/04/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/11/2018