Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2008-5701 First vendor Publication 2008-12-22
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2012-03-19

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 4.7 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Detail

Array index error in arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S in the Linux kernel before 2.6.28-rc8 on 64-bit MIPS platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via an o32 syscall with a small syscall number, which leads to an attempted read operation outside the bounds of the syscall table.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5701

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-189Numeric Errors

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os110

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2009-05-11Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1794-1 (linux-2.6)
File : nvt/deb_1794_1.nasl
2009-05-05Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1787-1 (linux-2.6.24)
File : nvt/deb_1787_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
50935Linux Kernel on MIPS arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S o32 Syscall Local DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2009-05-11Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1794.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-05-04Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1787.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32716
CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.27.y.git;a=commit;...
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.28-rc8
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1787
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1794
MLIST http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/12/09/1
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/33078
http://secunia.com/advisories/34981
http://secunia.com/advisories/35011
XF http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/47190

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