Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2012-5532First vendor Publication2012-12-27
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2017-08-28

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

The main function in tools/hv/hv_kvp_daemon.c in hypervkvpd, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.8-rc1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a crafted application that sends a Netlink message. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2012-2669.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5532

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21185
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21185
Title: RHSA-2013:0807: hypervkvpd security and bug fix update (Low)
Description: The main function in tools/hv/hv_kvp_daemon.c in hypervkvpd, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.8-rc1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a crafted application that sends a Netlink message. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2012-2669.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): RHSA-2013:0807-00
CESA-2013:0807
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 4
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
CentOS Linux 5
Product(s): hypervkvpd
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18186
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18186
Title: USN-1726-1 -- linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities
Description: Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1726-1
CVE-2012-2669
CVE-2012-4508
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 11.10
Product(s): linux-ti-omap4
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18124
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18124
Title: USN-1699-2 -- linux regression
Description: USN-1699-1 introduced a regression in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1699-2
CVE-2012-4461
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.10
Product(s): linux
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18036
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18036
Title: USN-1704-2 -- linux-lts-quantal - Linux kernel hardware enablement from Quantal regression
Description: USN-1704-1 introduced a regression in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1704-2
CVE-2012-0957
CVE-2012-4461
CVE-2012-4508
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-4565
CVE-2012-5517
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 8
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.04
Product(s): linux-lts-quantal
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18011
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18011
Title: USN-1698-2 -- linux-ti-omap4 regression
Description: USN-1698-1 introduced a regression in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1698-2
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.04
Product(s): linux-ti-omap4
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17894
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17894
Title: USN-1696-2 -- linux regression
Description: USN-1696-1 introduced a regression in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1696-2
CVE-2012-4461
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.04
Product(s): linux
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17858
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17858
Title: USN-1700-2 -- linux-ti-omap4 regression
Description: USN-1700-1 introduced a regression in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1700-2
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.10
Product(s): linux-ti-omap4
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17779
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17779
Title: USN-1700-1 -- linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities
Description: Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1700-1
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.10
Product(s): linux-ti-omap4
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17680
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17680
Title: USN-1698-1 -- linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities
Description: Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1698-1
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.04
Product(s): linux-ti-omap4
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17337
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17337
Title: USN-1696-1 -- linux vulnerabilities
Description: Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1696-1
CVE-2012-4461
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.04
Product(s): linux
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17314
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17314
Title: USN-1699-1 -- linux vulnerabilities
Description: Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1699-1
CVE-2012-4461
CVE-2012-4530
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 7
Platform(s): Ubuntu 12.10
Product(s): linux
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23524
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23524
Title: ELSA-2013:0807: hypervkvpd security and bug fix update (Low)
Description: The main function in tools/hv/hv_kvp_daemon.c in hypervkvpd, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.8-rc1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a crafted application that sends a Netlink message. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2012-2669.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2013:0807-00
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 6
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 5
Product(s): hypervkvpd
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27059
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27059
Title: DEPRECATED: ELSA-2013-0807 -- hypervkvpd security and bug fix update (low)
Description: [0-0.7.0.1.el5_9.3] - Add support for oracle os [0-0.7.3] - Fix for one more file descriptor leak (rhbz#953502) [0-0.7.2] - Validate Netlink source address (CVE-2012-5532) (rhbz#953560) [0-0.7.1] - Fix for file descriptor leak (rhbz#953502)
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2013-0807
CVE-2012-5532
Version: 4
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 5
Product(s): hypervkvpd
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os1795

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-0807.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-06-25Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2013-176.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-05-14Name : The remote CentOS host is missing a security update.
File : centos_RHSA-2013-0807.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-05-10Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20130509_hypervkvpd_on_SL5_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-05-10Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2013-0807.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-15Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1726-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-13Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1720-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-04Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1696-2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-04Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1699-2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-04Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1704-2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-03Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1698-2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-03Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1700-2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-23Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1704-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-18Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1696-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-18Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1698-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-18Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1699-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-18Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1700-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56710
CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=9...
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/testing/
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/testing/patch-3.8-rc1.bz2
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=761200
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=877572
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/95a69adab9acfc3981c504737a2b6578e4d8...
MANDRIVA http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:176
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/27/12
REDHAT http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0807.html
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80337

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