Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2008-3535First vendor Publication2008-08-08
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2012-03-19

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score4.9Attack RangeLocal
Cvss Impact Score6.9Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score3.9AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Off-by-one error in the iov_iter_advance function in mm/filemap.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a certain sequence of file I/O operations with readv and writev, as demonstrated by testcases/kernel/fs/ftest/ftest03 from the Linux Test Project.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-3535

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-189Numeric Errors

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os641

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2009-03-23Name : Ubuntu Update for linux, linux-source-2.6.15/22 vulnerabilities USN-659-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_659_1.nasl
2009-03-23Name : Ubuntu Update for linux, linux-source-2.6.15/22 vulnerabilities USN-679-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_679_1.nasl
2008-09-17Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1636-1 (linux-2.6.24)
File : nvt/deb_1636_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
48571Linux Kernel mm/filemap.c iov_iter_advance Function Off-By-One Local DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2009-04-23Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-659-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-04-23Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-679-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-09-12Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1636.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31132
CONFIRMhttp://mirror.celinuxforum.org/gitstat/commit-detail.php?commit=94ad374a0751f...
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.27-rc2
DEBIANhttp://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1636
MLISThttp://www.lkml.org/lkml/2008/7/30/446
REDHAThttp://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0857.html
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/31881
http://secunia.com/advisories/32190
http://secunia.com/advisories/32393
UBUNTUhttp://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-659-1
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/44492

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