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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-0758

Integer overflow in lib/asn1_decoder.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6 allows local users to gain privileges via crafted ASN.1 data.
Publish Date : 2016-06-27 Last Update Date : 2016-11-28
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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) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:1033: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20161033 unix
RHSA-2016:1051: kernel-rt security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20161051 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-2016-0758

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 7.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 7.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2016-0758
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2105
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2009
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2011
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2005
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2010
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2001
BID 90626 Linux Kernel 'lib/asn1_decoder.c' Local Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2016-10-20
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1641
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2002
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1961
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2014
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2006
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2007
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2184
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1994
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2003
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1985
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2000
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1055
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1690
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1051
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1672
MLIST [oss-security] 20160513 CVE-2016-0758 - Linux kernel - Flaw in ASN.1 DER decoder for x509 certificate DER files. CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-0758

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