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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1000

The ipv6_getsockopt_sticky function in net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.20.2 allows local users to read arbitrary kernel memory via certain getsockopt calls that trigger a NULL dereference.
Publish Date : 2007-03-12 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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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)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-03-06 2007-03-06
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2007:0169: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21770 unix
RHSA-2007:0169: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070169 unix
The ipv6_getsockopt_sticky function in net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.20.2 allows local users t... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10015 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1000

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2007-1000

http://secunia.com/advisories/24518
SECUNIA 24518
http://secunia.com/advisories/24493
SECUNIA 24493
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-May/0001.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:029
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2788
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-336
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2787
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-335
http://secunia.com/advisories/24777
SECUNIA 24777
http://secunia.com/advisories/24901
SECUNIA 24901
http://secunia.com/advisories/25080
SECUNIA 25080
http://secunia.com/advisories/25099
SECUNIA 25099
http://secunia.com/advisories/25691
SECUNIA 25691
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-489-1
UBUNTU USN-489-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-486-1
UBUNTU USN-486-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/471457
BUGTRAQ 20070615 rPSA-2007-0124-1 kernel xen
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0169.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0169
http://www.osvdb.org/33025
OSVDB 33025
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:078
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:078
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0907
VUPEN ADV-2007-0907
http://secunia.com/advisories/26139
SECUNIA 26139
http://secunia.com/advisories/26133
SECUNIA 26133
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/920689
CERT-VN VU#920689
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22904
BID 22904 Linux Kernel IPV6_Getsockopt_Sticky Memory Leak Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-23
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.20.2 CONFIRM
http://www.wslabi.com/wabisabilabi/initPublishedBid.do?
http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8134 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1153 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1000

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


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