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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3077

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.
Publish Date : 2008-07-09 Last Update Date : 2020-07-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 416

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3077

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2008-3077

http://secunia.com/advisories/31048
SECUNIA 31048
http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.25.10 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/07/03/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20080703 2.6.25.10 security fixes, please assign CVE id
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.25.y.git;a=commitdiff;h=1e9a615bfce7996ea4d815d45d364b47ac6a74e8 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30077
BID 30077 Linux Kernel x86_64 ptrace Local Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-04
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2063/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-2063

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3077

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


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