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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3915

Buffer overflow in nfsd in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26.4, when NFSv4 is enabled, allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via vectors related to decoding an NFSv4 acl.
Publish Date : 2008-09-10 Last Update Date : 2012-03-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, and 5. It was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise MRG for RHEL-5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-09-04 2008-09-01
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- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3915

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.19.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.19.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.19.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.20.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.21.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.21.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.21.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.22.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.23.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.24.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.25.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 63

- References For CVE-2008-3915

http://secunia.com/advisories/31881
SECUNIA 31881
http://secunia.com/advisories/32393
SECUNIA 32393
http://secunia.com/advisories/32190
SECUNIA 32190
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1636
DEBIAN DSA-1636
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-659-1
UBUNTU USN-659-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31133
BID 31133 Linux kernel NFSv4 ACL Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-28
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0857
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/04/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20080904 CVE request: kernel: nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/04/18
MLIST [oss-security] 20080904 Re: CVE request: kernel: nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.26.4 CONFIRM
http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/9/3/286
MLIST [linux-kernel] 20080903 [patch 05/16] nfsd: fix buffer overrun decoding NFSv4 acl
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461101 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45055
XF linux-kernel-nfsv4-bo(45055)
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=91b80969ba466ba4b915a4a1d03add8c297add3f CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3915

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


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