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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4175

Integer overflow in the rds_cmsg_rdma_args function (net/rds/rdma.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.35 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly trigger memory corruption via a crafted Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS) request, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-3865.
Publish Date : 2011-01-10 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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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 ServiceOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4175 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-4175

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2010-4175
BID 44921 Linux Kernel Reliable Datagram Sockets 'rds_cmsg_rdma_args()' Local Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2011-09-13
VUPEN ADV-2011-0124
XF kernel-rdscmsgrdmaargs-dos(64618)
MLIST [linux-netdev] 20101117 [PATCH] Integer overflow in RDS cmsg handling
VUPEN ADV-2011-0298
VUPEN ADV-2011-0012
MLIST [oss-security] 20101118 Re: CVE request: kernel: integer overflow in RDS
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:007
MLIST [oss-security] 20101117 CVE request: kernel: integer overflow in RDS
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:004
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:002
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:001

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4175

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