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Linux : Security Vulnerabilities Published In 2017 (Gain Privilege)

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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-2017-12146 362 +Priv 2017-09-08 2017-09-18
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The driver_override implementation in drivers/base/platform.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.1 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging a race condition between a read operation and a store operation that involve different overrides.
2 CVE-2017-11473 119 Overflow +Priv 2017-07-20 2017-07-29
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in the mp_override_legacy_irq() function in arch/x86/kernel/acpi/boot.c in the Linux kernel through 4.12.2 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted ACPI table.
3 CVE-2017-10663 129 +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-23
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The sanity_check_ckpt function in fs/f2fs/super.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.4 does not validate the blkoff and segno arrays, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
4 CVE-2017-10662 264 +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-23
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The sanity_check_raw_super function in fs/f2fs/super.c in the Linux kernel before 4.11.1 does not validate the segment count, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
5 CVE-2017-10661 416 DoS +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-29
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in fs/timerfd.c in the Linux kernel before 4.10.15 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (list corruption or use-after-free) via simultaneous file-descriptor operations that leverage improper might_cancel queueing.
6 CVE-2017-7541 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-07-25 2017-07-31
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx function in drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/cfg80211.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted NL80211_CMD_FRAME Netlink packet.
7 CVE-2017-7533 362 DoS +Priv Mem. Corr. 2017-08-05 2017-08-09
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the fsnotify implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.12.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted application that leverages simultaneous execution of the inotify_handle_event and vfs_rename functions.
8 CVE-2017-7374 416 DoS +Priv 2017-03-31 2017-04-05
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in fs/crypto/ in the Linux kernel before 4.10.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) or possibly gain privileges by revoking keyring keys being used for ext4, f2fs, or ubifs encryption, causing cryptographic transform objects to be freed prematurely.
9 CVE-2017-7308 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-03-29 2017-08-15
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The packet_set_ring function in net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.6 does not properly validate certain block-size data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (integer signedness error and out-of-bounds write), or gain privileges (if the CAP_NET_RAW capability is held), via crafted system calls.
10 CVE-2017-7294 787 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-03-28 2017-03-31
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The vmw_surface_define_ioctl function in drivers/gpu/drm/vmwgfx/vmwgfx_surface.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.6 does not validate addition of certain levels data, which allows local users to trigger an integer overflow and out-of-bounds write, and cause a denial of service (system hang or crash) or possibly gain privileges, via a crafted ioctl call for a /dev/dri/renderD* device.
11 CVE-2017-6001 362 +Priv 2017-02-18 2017-03-01
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.7 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that makes concurrent perf_event_open system calls for moving a software group into a hardware context. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-6786.
12 CVE-2017-5551 264 +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-07-11
3.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
The simple_set_acl function in fs/posix_acl.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.6 preserves the setgid bit during a setxattr call involving a tmpfs filesystem, which allows local users to gain group privileges by leveraging the existence of a setgid program with restrictions on execute permissions. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-7097.
13 CVE-2017-2647 476 DoS +Priv 2017-03-31 2017-04-04
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The KEYS subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.18 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving a NULL value for a certain match field, related to the keyring_search_iterator function in keyring.c.
14 CVE-2017-2636 415 DoS +Priv 2017-03-07 2017-07-17
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in drivers/tty/n_hdlc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.1 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (double free) by setting the HDLC line discipline.
15 CVE-2017-2583 264 DoS +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-02-09
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The load_segment_descriptor implementation in arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.5 improperly emulates a "MOV SS, NULL selector" instruction, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) or gain guest OS privileges via a crafted application.
16 CVE-2016-10200 416 DoS +Priv 2017-03-07 2017-07-17
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the L2TPv3 IP Encapsulation feature in the Linux kernel before 4.8.14 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by making multiple bind system calls without properly ascertaining whether a socket has the SOCK_ZAPPED status, related to net/l2tp/l2tp_ip.c and net/l2tp/l2tp_ip6.c.
17 CVE-2016-10150 416 DoS +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-02-09
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in the kvm_ioctl_create_device function in virt/kvm/kvm_main.c in the Linux kernel before 4.8.13 allows host OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) or possibly gain privileges via crafted ioctl calls on the /dev/kvm device.
18 CVE-2016-10044 264 +Priv Bypass 2017-02-07 2017-07-24
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The aio_mount function in fs/aio.c in the Linux kernel before 4.7.7 does not properly restrict execute access, which makes it easier for local users to bypass intended SELinux W^X policy restrictions, and consequently gain privileges, via an io_setup system call.
19 CVE-2016-9754 190 +Priv 2017-01-05 2017-01-06
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The ring_buffer_resize function in kernel/trace/ring_buffer.c in the profiling subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.6.1 mishandles certain integer calculations, which allows local users to gain privileges by writing to the /sys/kernel/debug/tracing/buffer_size_kb file.
20 CVE-2016-6790 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-18
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the NVIDIA libomx library (libnvomx) could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31251628. References: N-CVE-2016-6790.
21 CVE-2016-6789 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-18
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the NVIDIA libomx library (libnvomx) could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31251973. References: N-CVE-2016-6789.
22 CVE-2016-6761 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29421682. References: QC-CR#1055792.
23 CVE-2016-6760 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29617572. References: QC-CR#1055783.
24 CVE-2016-6759 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29982686. References: QC-CR#1055766.
25 CVE-2016-6758 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-30148882. References: QC-CR#1071731.
26 CVE-2016-5856 264 +Priv 2017-04-12 2017-04-19
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Drivers/soc/qcom/spcom.c in the Qualcomm SPCom driver in the Android kernel 2017-03-05 allows local users to gain privileges, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-5857.
27 CVE-2015-9004 264 +Priv 2017-05-02 2017-05-12
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 3.19 mishandles counter grouping, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, related to the perf_pmu_register and perf_event_open functions.
28 CVE-2014-9940 416 DoS +Priv 2017-05-02 2017-05-12
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
The regulator_ena_gpio_free function in drivers/regulator/core.c in the Linux kernel before 3.19 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via a crafted application.
29 CVE-2014-9922 264 +Priv 2017-04-04 2017-07-10
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The eCryptfs subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.18 allows local users to gain privileges via a large filesystem stack that includes an overlayfs layer, related to fs/ecryptfs/main.c and fs/overlayfs/super.c.
30 CVE-2014-9914 416 DoS +Priv 2017-02-07 2017-07-24
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the ip4_datagram_release_cb function in net/ipv4/datagram.c in the Linux kernel before 3.15.2 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging incorrect expectations about locking during multithreaded access to internal data structures for IPv4 UDP sockets.
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