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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-2016

User-mode Linux (UML) 2.4.17-8 does not restrict access to kernel address space, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code.
Publish Date : 2002-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-2016

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application User-mode Linux User-mode Linux 2.4.17.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
User-mode Linux User-mode Linux 1

- References For CVE-2002-2016

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0338.html
BUGTRAQ 20020128 user-mode-linux problems
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3973
BID 3973 User-Mode Linux Kernel Memory Access Vulnerability Release Date:2000-08-25
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8005.php
XF uml-kernel-memory-access(8005)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-2016

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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