Executive Summary

Name CVE-2010-3448 First vendor Publication 2011-01-03
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-08-17

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 4 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.9 Attack Complexity High
Cvss Expoit Score 1.9 Authentication None Required
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drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.34 on ThinkPad devices, when the X.Org X server is used, does not properly restrict access to the video output control state, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a (1) read or (2) write operation.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-3448

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27737
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27737
Title: DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0839 -- kernel security and bug fix update (moderate)
Description: [2.6.18-] - [xen] check to see if hypervisor supports memory reservation change (Chuck Anderson) [orabug 7556514] - Add entropy support to igb (John Sobecki) [orabug 7607479] - [nfs] convert ENETUNREACH to ENOTCONN [orabug 7689332] - [NET] Add xen pv/bonding netconsole support (Tina Yang) [orabug 6993043] [bz 7258] - [mm] shrink_zone patch (John Sobecki,Chris Mason) [orabug 6086839] - fix aacraid not to reset during kexec (Joe Jin) [orabug 8516042] - [nfsd] fix failure of file creation from hpux client (Wen gang Wang) [orabug 7579314] - [qla] fix qla not to query hccr (Guru Anbalagane) [Orabug 8746702] - [net] bonding: fix xen+bonding+netconsole panic issue (Joe Jin) [orabug 9504524] - [rds] Patch rds to 1.4.2-14 (Andy Grover) [orabug 9471572, 9344105] RDS: Fix BUG_ONs to not fire when in a tasklet ipoib: Fix lockup of the tx queue RDS: Do not call set_page_dirty() with irqs off (Sherman Pun) RDS: Properly unmap when getting a remote access error (Tina Yang) RDS: Fix locking in rds_send_drop_to() - [mm] Enhance shrink_zone patch allow full swap utilization, and also be NUMA-aware (John Sobecki, Chris Mason, Herbert van den Bergh) [orabug 9245919] - [xen] PVHVM guest with PoD crashes under memory pressure (Chuck Anderson) [orabug 9107465] - [xen] PV guest with FC HBA hangs during shutdown (Chuck Anderson) [orabug 9764220] - Support 256GB+ memory for pv guest (Mukesh Rathor) [orabug 9450615] - fix overcommit memory to use percpu_counter for el5 (KOSAKI Motohiro, Guru Anbalagane) [orabug 6124033] - [ipmi] make configurable timeouts for kcs of ipmi [orabug 9752208] - [ib] fix memory corruption (Andy Grover) [orabug 9972346]
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2010-0839
Version: 4
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 5
Product(s): kernel
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 1277

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2011-02-28 Name : Ubuntu Update for linux vulnerabilities USN-1072-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1072_1.nasl
2011-02-28 Name : Ubuntu Update for linux, linux-ec2 vulnerabilities USN-1073-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1073_1.nasl
2011-01-24 Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2126-1 (linux-2.6)
File : nvt/deb_2126_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
70288 Linux Kernel on ThinkPad drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c Video Output Co...

Linux Kernel on ThinkPad contains a flaw that may allow a local denial of service. The issue is triggered when 'drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c' fails to properly restrict access to the video output control state, allowing a local attacker to use a read or write operation to cause a denial of service.

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2013-03-08 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1093-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-01 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1072-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-01 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1073-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-11-29 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2126.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=565790
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2126
MLIST http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/06/23/2
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64580

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