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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0411

Multiple integer signedness errors in the (1) __get_argv and (2) __get_compat_argv functions in tapset/aux_syscalls.stp in SystemTap 1.1 allow local users to cause a denial of service (script crash, or system crash or hang) via a process with a large number of arguments, leading to a buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2010-02-08 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C 2010-01-28 2010-01-29
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-0411 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0124 -- systemtap security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28276 unix
ELSA-2010:0124: systemtap security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23073 unix
Multiple integer signedness errors in the (1) __get_argv and (2) __get_compat_argv functions in tapset/aux_syscalls.stp ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9675 unix
RHSA-2010:0124: systemtap security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100124 unix
RHSA-2010:0124: systemtap security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21648 unix
RHSA-2010:0125: systemtap security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100125 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0411

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Systemtap Systemtap 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Systemtap Systemtap 1

- References For CVE-2010-0411 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2010-1001
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0124
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0125
BID 38120 SystemTap '__get_argv()' and '__get_compat_argv()' Local Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-04-27
SECTRACK 1023664 CONFIRM;a=commit;h=a2d399c87a642190f08ede63dc6fc434a5a8363a CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:010
MLIST [oss-security] 20100204 systemtap DoS issue (CVE-2010-0411)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0411

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