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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-10914

The grant-table feature in Xen through 4.8.x has a race condition leading to a double free, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption), or possibly obtain sensitive information or gain privileges, aka XSA-218 bug 2.
Publish Date : 2017-07-04 Last Update Date : 2017-11-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of ServiceGain privilegesObtain Information
CWE ID 415

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-10914

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS XEN XEN 4.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
XEN XEN 1

- References For CVE-2017-10914

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038722
SECTRACK 1038722
https://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-218.html CONFIRM
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201710-17
GENTOO GLSA-201710-17
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99411
BID 99411 Xen XSA-218 Multiple Privilege Escalation and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2017-07-04
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3969
DEBIAN DSA-3969
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201708-03
GENTOO GLSA-201708-03

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-10914

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


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