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CVE-2017-12137 Detail

Current Description

arch/x86/mm.c in Xen allows local PV guest OS users to gain host OS privileges via vectors related to map_grant_ref.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 6.0
Exploitability Score: 2.0


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

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://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3969 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/08/15/2 Mailing List Mitigation Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100342 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039174 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-227.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1477657 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201801-14 Third Party Advisory
https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX225941 Patch Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Buffer Copy without Checking Size of Input ('Classic Buffer Overflow') (CWE-120)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:6.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:citrix:xenserver:7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12137
NVD Published Date:
08/24/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019