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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3078

The xfs_ioc_fsgetxattr function in fs/xfs/linux-2.6/xfs_ioctl.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc4 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via an ioctl call.
Publish Date : 2010-09-21 Last Update Date : 2020-08-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
2.1
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N 2010-09-07 2010-09-07
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3078 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20103078 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0007 -- kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28019 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0839 -- kernel security and bug fix update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27737 unix
DSA-2110-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11894 unix
ELSA-2010:0839: kernel security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22976 unix
ELSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23550 unix
RHSA-2010:0839: kernel security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22159 unix
RHSA-2010:0839: kernel security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100839 unix
RHSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21719 unix
RHSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110007 unix
VMware ESX third party updates for Service Console packages glibc and dhcp oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20595 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-2010-3078

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 9.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 - * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Vmware ESX 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Vmware ESX 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6
Linux Linux Kernel 5
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 1
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 1
Vmware ESX 2

- References For CVE-2010-3078

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-11/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:054
http://secunia.com/advisories/41512
SECUNIA 41512
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/09/07/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20100907 CVE request: kernel: xfs: XFS_IOC_FSGETXATTR ioctl memory leak
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=630804 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/09/07/12
MLIST [oss-security] 20100907 Re: CVE request: kernel: xfs: XFS_IOC_FSGETXATTR ioctl memory leak
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:007
http://secunia.com/advisories/42890
SECUNIA 42890
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0839.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0839
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0007.html
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0007
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1000-1
UBUNTU USN-1000-1
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024418
SECTRACK 1024418
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=a122eb2fdfd78b58c6dd992d6f4b1aaef667eef9 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2430
VUPEN ADV-2010-2430
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-09/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:041
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-10/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:050
http://secunia.com/advisories/41284
SECUNIA 41284
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.36-rc4 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/43022
BID 43022 Linux Kernel 'XFS_IOC_FSGETXATTR' Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-24
http://www.linux.sgi.com/archives/xfs-masters/2010-09/msg00002.html
MLIST [xfs-masters] 20100906 [PATCH] xfs: prevent reading uninitialized stack memory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0298
VUPEN ADV-2011-0298
http://secunia.com/advisories/46397
SECUNIA 46397
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0012.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/520102/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20111013 VMSA-2011-0012 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party libraries and ESX Service Console

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3078

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


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