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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3084

Buffer overflow in the niu_get_ethtool_tcam_all function in drivers/net/niu.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc4 allows local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via the ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL ethtool command.
Publish Date : 2010-09-29 Last Update Date : 2018-11-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
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 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

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

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3084 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0007 -- kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28019 unix
ELSA-2010-2011 -- Unbreakable enterprise kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27702 unix
ELSA-2010:0842: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23172 unix
RHSA-2010:0842: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21695 unix
RHSA-2010:0842: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100842 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-2010-3084

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.04 ~~lts~~~ 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 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6
Linux Linux Kernel 4

- References For CVE-2010-3084 CONFIRM
BID 43098 Linux Kernel 'drivers/net/niu.c' Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-10-20
MLIST [netdev] 20100907 [PATCH net-2.6] niu: Fix kernel buffer overflow for ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL
VUPEN ADV-2011-0298
MLIST [oss-security] 20100910 Re: CVE request: kernel: niu buffer overflow for ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:007
MLIST [oss-security] 20100909 CVE request: kernel: niu buffer overflow for ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL CONFIRM;a=commit;h=ee9c5cfad29c8a13199962614b9b16f1c4137ac9 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0842

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3084

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