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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2012-1146 DoS 2012-05-17 2013-02-14
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The mem_cgroup_usage_unregister_event function in mm/memcontrol.c in the Linux kernel before 3.2.10 does not properly handle multiple events that are attached to the same eventfd, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by registering memory threshold events.
2 CVE-2012-1097 DoS 2012-05-17 2013-05-03
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The regset (aka register set) feature in the Linux kernel before 3.2.10 does not properly handle the absence of .get and .set methods, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a (1) PTRACE_GETREGSET or (2) PTRACE_SETREGSET ptrace call.
3 CVE-2012-1090 264 DoS 2012-05-17 2013-05-03
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The cifs_lookup function in fs/cifs/dir.c in the Linux kernel before 3.2.10 allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via attempted access to a special file, as demonstrated by a FIFO.
4 CVE-2012-0879 20 DoS 2012-05-17 2014-06-23
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The I/O implementation for block devices in the Linux kernel before 2.6.33 does not properly handle the CLONE_IO feature, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (I/O instability) by starting multiple processes that share an I/O context.
5 CVE-2012-0207 399 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The igmp_heard_query function in net/ipv4/igmp.c in the Linux kernel before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and panic) via IGMP packets.
6 CVE-2012-0058 399 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-08-18
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The kiocb_batch_free function in fs/aio.c in the Linux kernel before 3.2.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via vectors that trigger incorrect iocb management.
7 CVE-2012-0044 189 DoS Overflow +Priv Mem. Corr. 2012-05-17 2013-04-18
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer overflow in the drm_mode_dirtyfb_ioctl function in drivers/gpu/drm/drm_crtc.c in the Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.1.5 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted ioctl call.
8 CVE-2012-0038 189 DoS Overflow 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Integer overflow in the xfs_acl_from_disk function in fs/xfs/xfs_acl.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1.9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a filesystem with a malformed ACL, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.
9 CVE-2011-4621 DoS Exec Code 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The Linux kernel before 2.6.37 does not properly implement a certain clock-update optimization, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via an application that executes code in a loop.
10 CVE-2011-4611 189 DoS Overflow 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Integer overflow in the perf_event_interrupt function in arch/powerpc/kernel/perf_event.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 on powerpc platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (unhandled performance monitor exception) via vectors that trigger certain outcomes of performance events.
11 CVE-2011-4594 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The __sys_sendmsg function in net/socket.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via crafted use of the sendmmsg system call, leading to an incorrect pointer dereference.
12 CVE-2011-4326 399 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The udp6_ufo_fragment function in net/ipv6/udp.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39, when a certain UDP Fragmentation Offload (UFO) configuration is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) by sending fragmented IPv6 UDP packets to a bridge device.
13 CVE-2011-4112 264 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The net subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not properly restrict use of the IFF_TX_SKB_SHARING flag, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability to access /proc/net/pktgen/pgctrl, and then using the pktgen package in conjunction with a bridge device for a VLAN interface.
14 CVE-2011-4097 189 DoS Overflow 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Integer overflow in the oom_badness function in mm/oom_kill.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1.8 on 64-bit platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or process termination) by using a certain large amount of memory.
15 CVE-2011-4081 DoS 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
crypto/ghash-generic.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a failed or missing ghash_setkey function call, followed by a (1) ghash_update function call or (2) ghash_final function call, as demonstrated by a write operation on an AF_ALG socket.
16 CVE-2011-4080 264 Bypass 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.0
None Local High Not required Complete None None
The sysrq_sysctl_handler function in kernel/sysctl.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not require the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability to modify the dmesg_restrict value, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions and read the kernel ring buffer by leveraging root privileges, as demonstrated by a root user in a Linux Containers (aka LXC) environment.
17 CVE-2011-3637 20 DoS 2012-05-17 2012-05-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The m_stop function in fs/proc/task_mmu.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via vectors that trigger an m_start error.
18 CVE-2011-3363 20 DoS 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
5.4
None Remote High Not required None None Complete
The setup_cifs_sb function in fs/cifs/connect.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly handle DFS referrals, which allows remote CIFS servers to cause a denial of service (system crash) by placing a referral at the root of a share.
19 CVE-2011-3359 119 DoS Overflow 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
5.4
None Remote High Not required None None Complete
The dma_rx function in drivers/net/wireless/b43/dma.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly allocate receive buffers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted frame.
20 CVE-2011-3353 119 DoS Overflow 2012-05-24 2012-05-25
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Buffer overflow in the fuse_notify_inval_entry function in fs/fuse/dev.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (BUG_ON and system crash) by leveraging the ability to mount a FUSE filesystem.
21 CVE-2011-3191 189 DoS Mem. Corr. 2012-05-24 2012-05-25
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer signedness error in the CIFSFindNext function in fs/cifs/cifssmb.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 allows remote CIFS servers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a large length value in a response to a read request for a directory.
22 CVE-2011-3188 DoS 2012-05-24 2012-10-24
6.8
None Remote Medium Not required Partial Partial Partial
The (1) IPv4 and (2) IPv6 implementations in the Linux kernel before 3.1 use a modified MD4 algorithm to generate sequence numbers and Fragment Identification values, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disrupted networking) or hijack network sessions by predicting these values and sending crafted packets.
23 CVE-2011-2918 399 DoS Overflow 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The Performance Events subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not properly handle event overflows associated with PERF_COUNT_SW_CPU_CLOCK events, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a crafted application.
24 CVE-2011-2906 189 DoS Mem. Corr. 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
** DISPUTED ** Integer signedness error in the pmcraid_ioctl_passthrough function in drivers/scsi/pmcraid.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 might allow local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or memory corruption) via a negative size value in an ioctl call. NOTE: this may be a vulnerability only in unusual environments that provide a privileged program for obtaining the required file descriptor.
25 CVE-2011-2898 264 +Info 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39.3 does not properly restrict user-space access to certain packet data structures associated with VLAN Tag Control Information, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information via a crafted application.
26 CVE-2011-2707 20 +Info 2012-05-24 2012-05-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
The ptrace_setxregs function in arch/xtensa/kernel/ptrace.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not validate user-space pointers, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory locations via a crafted PTRACE_SETXTREGS request.
27 CVE-2011-2699 DoS 2012-05-24 2013-10-10
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The IPv6 implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not generate Fragment Identification values separately for each destination, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disrupted networking) by predicting these values and sending crafted packets.
28 CVE-2011-2521 189 DoS 2012-05-24 2012-05-25
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The x86_assign_hw_event function in arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c in the Performance Events subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly calculate counter values, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via the perf program.
29 CVE-2011-2518 20 DoS 2012-05-24 2012-05-25
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The tomoyo_mount_acl function in security/tomoyo/mount.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39.2 calls the kern_path function with arguments taken directly from a mount system call, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a NULL value for the device name.
30 CVE-2011-2517 119 Overflow +Priv 2012-05-24 2013-12-30
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Multiple buffer overflows in net/wireless/nl80211.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39.2 allow local users to gain privileges by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability during scan operations with a long SSID value.
31 CVE-2009-4004 119 DoS Overflow +Priv Mem. Corr. 2009-11-19 2012-03-19
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in the kvm_vcpu_ioctl_x86_setup_mce function in arch/x86/kvm/x86.c in the KVM subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly gain privileges via a KVM_X86_SETUP_MCE IOCTL request that specifies a large number of Machine Check Exception (MCE) banks.
32 CVE-2009-3726 399 DoS 2009-11-09 2012-03-19
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The nfs4_proc_lock function in fs/nfs/nfs4proc.c in the NFSv4 client in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31-rc4 allows remote NFS servers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and panic) by sending a certain response containing incorrect file attributes, which trigger attempted use of an open file that lacks NFSv4 state.
33 CVE-2009-3725 264 +Priv Bypass 2009-11-06 2012-03-19
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The connector layer in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.5 does not require the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability for certain interaction with the (1) uvesafb, (2) pohmelfs, (3) dst, or (4) dm subsystem, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions and gain privileges via calls to functions in these subsystems.
34 CVE-2009-3621 DoS 2009-10-22 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
net/unix/af_unix.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.31.4 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) by creating an abstract-namespace AF_UNIX listening socket, performing a shutdown operation on this socket, and then performing a series of connect operations to this socket.
35 CVE-2009-3612 200 +Info 2009-10-19 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
The tcf_fill_node function in net/sched/cls_api.c in the netlink subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.32-rc5, and 2.4.37.6 and earlier, does not initialize a certain tcm__pad2 structure member, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2005-4881.
36 CVE-2009-3547 362 DoS +Priv 2009-11-04 2013-08-20
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Multiple race conditions in fs/pipe.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc6 allow local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or gain privileges by attempting to open an anonymous pipe via a /proc/*/fd/ pathname.
37 CVE-2009-3280 119 DoS Overflow 2009-09-21 2012-03-19
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Integer signedness error in the find_ie function in net/wireless/scan.c in the cfg80211 subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.1-rc1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (soft lockup) via malformed packets.
38 CVE-2009-3228 200 +Info 2009-10-19 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
The tc_fill_tclass function in net/sched/sch_api.c in the tc subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.4.x before 2.4.37.6 and 2.6.x before 2.6.31-rc9 does not initialize certain (1) tcm__pad1 and (2) tcm__pad2 structure members, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via unspecified vectors.
39 CVE-2009-2910 200 +Info 2009-10-20 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
arch/x86/ia32/ia32entry.S in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31.4 on the x86_64 platform does not clear certain kernel registers before a return to user mode, which allows local users to read register values from an earlier process by switching an ia32 process to 64-bit mode.
40 CVE-2009-2903 399 DoS 2009-09-15 2012-04-12
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
Memory leak in the appletalk subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.4.x through 2.4.37.6 and 2.6.x through 2.6.31, when the appletalk and ipddp modules are loaded but the ipddp"N" device is not found, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via IP-DDP datagrams.
41 CVE-2009-2692 119 1 Overflow +Priv 2009-08-14 2012-10-22
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The Linux kernel 2.6.0 through 2.6.30.4, and 2.4.4 through 2.4.37.4, does not initialize all function pointers for socket operations in proto_ops structures, which allows local users to trigger a NULL pointer dereference and gain privileges by using mmap to map page zero, placing arbitrary code on this page, and then invoking an unavailable operation, as demonstrated by the sendpage operation (sock_sendpage function) on a PF_PPPOX socket.
42 CVE-2008-4609 16 DoS 2008-10-20 2013-10-10
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The TCP implementation in (1) Linux, (2) platforms based on BSD Unix, (3) Microsoft Windows, (4) Cisco products, and probably other operating systems allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection queue exhaustion) via multiple vectors that manipulate information in the TCP state table, as demonstrated by sockstress.
43 CVE-2008-3535 189 DoS 2008-08-08 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Off-by-one error in the iov_iter_advance function in mm/filemap.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a certain sequence of file I/O operations with readv and writev, as demonstrated by testcases/kernel/fs/ftest/ftest03 from the Linux Test Project.
44 CVE-2008-3534 399 DoS 2008-08-08 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The shmem_delete_inode function in mm/shmem.c in the tmpfs implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a certain sequence of file create, remove, and overwrite operations, as demonstrated by the insserv program, related to allocation of "useless pages" and improper maintenance of the i_blocks count.
45 CVE-2008-3496 119 Overflow 2008-08-06 2012-03-19
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in format descriptor parsing in the uvc_parse_format function in drivers/media/video/uvc/uvc_driver.c in uvcvideo in the video4linux (V4L) implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26.1 has unknown impact and attack vectors.
46 CVE-2008-3275 399 DoS Overflow 2008-08-12 2012-10-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The (1) real_lookup and (2) __lookup_hash functions in fs/namei.c in the vfs implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.25.15 do not prevent creation of a child dentry for a deleted (aka S_DEAD) directory, which allows local users to cause a denial of service ("overflow" of the UBIFS orphan area) via a series of attempted file creations within deleted directories.
47 CVE-2008-3272 189 +Info 2008-08-08 2012-10-29
6.6
None Local Low Not required Complete None Complete
The snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info function in sound/core/seq/oss/seq_oss_synth.c in the sound subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 does not verify that the device number is within the range defined by max_synthdev before returning certain data to the caller, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.
48 CVE-2008-3077 399 DoS 2008-07-08 2012-03-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.25.10 on the x86_64 platform leaks task_struct references into the sys32_ptrace function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors, possibly a use-after-free vulnerability.
49 CVE-2008-2931 264 DoS +Priv 2008-07-09 2012-11-26
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The do_change_type function in fs/namespace.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22 does not verify that the caller has the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service by modifying the properties of a mountpoint.
50 CVE-2008-2812 20 DoS +Priv 2008-07-08 2012-11-26
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The Linux kernel before 2.6.25.10 does not properly perform tty operations, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain privileges via vectors involving NULL pointer dereference of function pointers in (1) hamradio/6pack.c, (2) hamradio/mkiss.c, (3) irda/irtty-sir.c, (4) ppp_async.c, (5) ppp_synctty.c, (6) slip.c, (7) wan/x25_asy.c, and (8) wireless/strip.c in drivers/net/.
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