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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-8569

The (1) pptp_bind and (2) pptp_connect functions in drivers/net/ppp/pptp.c in the Linux kernel through 4.3.3 do not verify an address length, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory and bypass the KASLR protection mechanism via a crafted application.
Publish Date : 2015-12-28 Last Update Date : 2017-11-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.9
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similarObtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-8569

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 4.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2015-8569

http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=09ccfd238e5a0e670d8178cf50180ea81ae09ae1 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-February/176484.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-5d43766e33
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00094.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0911
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00045.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1102
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-08/msg00038.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2074
https://lkml.org/lkml/2015/12/14/252
MLIST [linux-kernel] 20151214 Information leak in pptp_bind
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/09ccfd238e5a0e670d8178cf50180ea81ae09ae1 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2888-1
UBUNTU USN-2888-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2890-1
UBUNTU USN-2890-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2890-2
UBUNTU USN-2890-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2890-3
UBUNTU USN-2890-3
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1292045 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034549
SECTRACK 1034549
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2886-1
UBUNTU USN-2886-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79428
BID 79428 Linux Kernel Multiple Local Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2017-04-11
http://twitter.com/grsecurity/statuses/676744240802750464
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3434
DEBIAN DSA-3434
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/15/11
MLIST [oss-security] 20151215 Re: CVE Request: Linux Kernel: information leak from getsockname

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-8569

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


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