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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2008-2358
Last Modified 16 Nov 2010 12:00:00
Published 09 Jun 2008 08:32:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2358

Summary

Integer overflow in the dccp_feat_change function in net/dccp/feat.c in the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.6.18, and 2.6.17 through 2.6.20, allows local users to gain privileges via an invalid feature length, which leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.17

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.18

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.19

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.20


References

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-5893

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=447389

XF - linux-kernel-dccpfeatchange-bo(43034)

UBUNTU - USN-625-1

SECTRACK - 1020211

BID - 29603

REDHAT - RHSA-2008:0519

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:167

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:112

DEBIAN - DSA-1592

SECUNIA - 31107

SECUNIA - 30920

SECUNIA - 30849

SECUNIA - 30818

SECUNIA - 30000

SUSE - SUSE-SA:2008:030


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