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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-2011-0640 16 2011-01-24 2011-04-28
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The default configuration of udev on Linux does not warn the user before enabling additional Human Interface Device (HID) functionality over USB, which allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary programs via crafted USB data, as demonstrated by keyboard and mouse data sent by malware on a smartphone that the user connected to the computer.
2 CVE-2010-4176 264 2010-12-07 2011-08-10
4.0
None Remote Low Single system Partial None None
plymouth-pretrigger.sh in dracut and udev, when running on Fedora 13 and 14, sets weak permissions for the /dev/systty device file, which allows remote authenticated users to read terminal data from tty0 for local users.
3 CVE-2009-1186 119 DoS Overflow 2009-04-17 2009-06-08
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
Buffer overflow in the util_path_encode function in udev/lib/libudev-util.c in udev before 1.4.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (service outage) via vectors that trigger a call with crafted arguments.
4 CVE-2009-1185 20 1 +Priv 2009-04-17 2010-08-21
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
udev before 1.4.1 does not verify whether a NETLINK message originates from kernel space, which allows local users to gain privileges by sending a NETLINK message from user space.
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