The ptrace_setxregs function in arch/xtensa/kernel/ptrace.c in the Linux kernel before 3.1 does not validate user-space pointers, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory locations via a crafted PTRACE_SETXTREGS request.
Published 2012-05-24 23:55:02
Updated 2023-02-13 01:20:11
Source Red Hat, Inc.
View at NVD,   CVE.org
Vulnerability category: Information leak

Threat overview for CVE-2011-2707

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2011-2707
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 49152
IPs affected by CVE-2011-2707 2,636
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2011-2707

0.04%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 6 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2011-2707

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
3.6
LOW AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P
3.9
4.9
NIST
6.0
MEDIUM CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
0.8
5.2
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2011-2707

References for CVE-2011-2707

Products affected by CVE-2011-2707

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