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Linux » Linux Kernel » 2.6.15 : Security Vulnerabilities Published In 2008 (Gain Privilege)

Cpe Name:cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15
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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2008-5182 362 +Priv 2008-11-20 2018-10-11
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The inotify functionality in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.28-rc5 might allow local users to gain privileges via unknown vectors related to race conditions in inotify watch removal and umount.
2 CVE-2008-2931 264 DoS +Priv 2008-07-09 2018-10-30
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The do_change_type function in fs/namespace.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22 does not verify that the caller has the CAP_SYS_ADMIN capability, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service by modifying the properties of a mountpoint.
3 CVE-2008-2812 20 DoS +Priv 2008-07-08 2018-10-30
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The Linux kernel before 2.6.25.10 does not properly perform tty operations, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain privileges via vectors involving NULL pointer dereference of function pointers in (1) hamradio/6pack.c, (2) hamradio/mkiss.c, (3) irda/irtty-sir.c, (4) ppp_async.c, (5) ppp_synctty.c, (6) slip.c, (7) wan/x25_asy.c, and (8) wireless/strip.c in drivers/net/.
4 CVE-2008-1375 362 DoS +Priv 2008-05-02 2018-10-11
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the directory notification subsystem (dnotify) in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.24.6, and 2.6.25 before 2.6.25.1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
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