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CVE-2023-3006 Detail

Description

A known cache speculation vulnerability, known as Branch History Injection (BHI) or Spectre-BHB, becomes actual again for the new hw AmpereOne. Spectre-BHB is similar to Spectre v2, except that malicious code uses the shared branch history (stored in the CPU Branch History Buffer, or BHB) to influence mispredicted branches within the victim's hardware context. Once that occurs, speculation caused by the mispredicted branches can cause cache allocation. This issue leads to obtaining information that should not be accessible.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/arm64/linux.git/commit/?id=0e5d5ae837c8 Mailing List  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-212 Improper Removal of Sensitive Information Before Storage or Transfer cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-226 Sensitive Information in Resource Not Removed Before Reuse Provider acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2023-3006
NVD Published Date:
05/31/2023
NVD Last Modified:
06/07/2023
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.