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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2011-1162
Last Modified 19 Mar 2012 12:00:00
Published 27 Jan 2012 10:55:01
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2011-1162

Summary

The tpm_read function in the Linux kernel 2.6 does not properly clear memory, which might allow local users to read the results of the previous TPM command.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6


References

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=732629

BID - 50764

Related Patches

Red Hat 2011:1479-01 RHSA Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update for RHEL 5 x86

Red Hat 2011:1479-01 RHSA Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update for RHEL 5 x86_64


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:58:07