Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Informations
NameCVE-2011-1593First vendor Publication2011-05-03
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2017-08-16

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

Multiple integer overflows in the next_pidmap function in kernel/pid.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38.4 allow local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted (1) getdents or (2) readdir system call.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-1593

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-189Numeric Errors (CWE/SANS Top 25)

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19700
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19700
Title: VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console
Description: Multiple integer overflows in the next_pidmap function in kernel/pid.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38.4 allow local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted (1) getdents or (2) readdir system call.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2011-1593
Version: 4
Platform(s): VMWare ESX Server 4.1
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14116
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14116
Title: USN-1146-1 -- linux vulnerabilities
Description: linux: Linux kernel Multiple flaws fixed in the Linux kernel.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): USN-1146-1
CVE-2010-4655
CVE-2010-4656
CVE-2011-0463
CVE-2011-0695
CVE-2011-0712
CVE-2011-1012
CVE-2011-1017
CVE-2011-1593
Version: 5
Platform(s): Ubuntu 8.04
Product(s): linux
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os1376

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-07-30Name : CentOS Update for kernel CESA-2011:0927 centos5 x86_64
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2011_0927_kernel_centos5_x86_64.nasl
2012-07-09Name : RedHat Update for kernel RHSA-2011:1189-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2011_1189-01_kernel.nasl
2012-03-15Name : VMSA-2012-0001 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Ser...
File : nvt/gb_VMSA-2012-0001.nasl
2011-09-23Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-ti-omap4 USN-1212-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1212_1.nasl
2011-09-16Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-ti-omap4 USN-1202-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1202_1.nasl
2011-08-12Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-lts-backport-maverick USN-1187-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1187_1.nasl
2011-08-09Name : CentOS Update for kernel CESA-2011:0927 centos5 i386
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2011_0927_kernel_centos5_i386.nasl
2011-08-03Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2264-1 (linux-2.6)
File : nvt/deb_2264_1.nasl
2011-07-18Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-mvl-dove USN-1159-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1159_1.nasl
2011-07-18Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-ec2 USN-1161-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1161_1.nasl
2011-07-18Name : Ubuntu Update for linux USN-1167-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1167_1.nasl
2011-07-18Name : Ubuntu Update for linux USN-1168-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1168_1.nasl
2011-07-18Name : RedHat Update for kernel RHSA-2011:0927-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2011_0927-01_kernel.nasl
2011-07-08Name : Ubuntu Update for linux USN-1160-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1160_1.nasl
2011-07-08Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-mvl-dove USN-1162-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1162_1.nasl
2011-07-08Name : Ubuntu Update for linux-fsl-imx51 USN-1164-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1164_1.nasl
2011-06-10Name : Ubuntu Update for linux USN-1146-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_1146_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
71992Linux Kernel kernel/pid.c next_pidmap() Function Local DoS

Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

DateDescription
2012-02-02IAVM : 2012-A-0020 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware ESX 4.1 and ESXi 4.1
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0031252

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2016-03-03Name : The remote VMware ESXi / ESX host is missing a security-related patch.
File : vmware_VMSA-2012-0001_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-11-17Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-1090.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-07-22Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-1253.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_3_kernel-110726.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_4_kernel-110726.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-11-13Name : The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
File : vmware_esxi_5_0_build_608089_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2011-0927.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2011-1189.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20110715_kernel_on_SL5_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20110823_kernel_on_SL6_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-05-17Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_kernel-7665.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-01-31Name : The remote VMware ESXi / ESX host is missing one or more security-related pat...
File : vmware_VMSA-2012-0001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-12-13Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_kernel-7666.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-09-22Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1212-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-09-14Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1202-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-08-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-1189.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-08-09Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1187-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-26Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_kernel-110718.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-19Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2011-0927.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-18Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1168-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-15Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-0927.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-14Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1159-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-14Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1161-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-14Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1167-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-07Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1164-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-07-06Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-1162-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-06-30Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_kernel-7568.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-06-29Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1160-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-06-20Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2264.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-06-13Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-1146-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-06-10Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2240.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47497
CONFIRM http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=c...
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=d...
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.38.4
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=697822
MLIST http://groups.google.com/group/fa.linux.kernel/msg/4a28ecb7f755a88d?dmode=source
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/04/19/1
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/04/20/1
REDHAT http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0927.html
SECTRACK http://securitytracker.com/id?1025420
UBUNTU http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1146-1
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/66876

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