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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3880

net/ipv4/inet_diag.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37-rc2 does not properly audit INET_DIAG bytecode, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel infinite loop) via crafted INET_DIAG_REQ_BYTECODE instructions in a netlink message that contains multiple attribute elements, as demonstrated by INET_DIAG_BC_JMP instructions.
Publish Date : 2010-12-10 Last Update Date : 2020-08-13
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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 835

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
4.9
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C 2010-11-09 2010-11-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3880 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20103880 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0004 -- kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28117 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0007 -- kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28019 unix
DSA-2126-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12710 unix
ELSA-2011:0004: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23232 unix
ELSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23550 unix
RHSA-2011:0004: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110004 unix
RHSA-2011:0004: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21680 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
SUSE-SU-2013:1832-1 -- Security update for Linux kernel oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25739 unix
VMware ESX third party updates for Service Console packages glibc and dhcp oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20553 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-2010-3880

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.37 - * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.37 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Linux Linux Kernel 3

- References For CVE-2010-3880

http://secunia.com/advisories/46397
SECUNIA 46397
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0012.html CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0007.html
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0007
http://secunia.com/advisories/42890
SECUNIA 42890
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0024
VUPEN ADV-2011-0024
http://secunia.com/advisories/42789
SECUNIA 42789
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2126
DEBIAN DSA-2126
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0958.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0958
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0004.html
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0004
http://secunia.com/advisories/42126
SECUNIA 42126
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.37-rc2 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=651264 CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/05/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20101105 Re: CVE request: kernel: logic error in INET_DIAG bytecode auditing
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44665
BID 44665 Linux Kernel 'inet_diag.c' Netlink Message Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-21
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=22e76c849d505d87c5ecf3d3e6742a65f0ff4860 CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/04/9
MLIST [oss-security] 20101104 CVE request: kernel: logic error in INET_DIAG bytecode auditing
http://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg145899.html
MLIST [netdev] 20101103 [PATCH 2/2] inet_diag: Make sure we actually run the same bytecode we audited.
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-2010-3880

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


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