Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2020-11743 First vendor Publication 2020-04-14
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2020-07-13

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Overall CVSS Score 5.5
Base Score 5.5 Environmental Score 5.5
impact SubScore 3.6 Temporal Score 5.5
Exploitabality Sub Score 1.8
 
Attack Vector Local Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None Availability Impact High
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 2.1 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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Detail

An issue was discovered in Xen through 4.13.x, allowing guest OS users to cause a denial of service because of a bad error path in GNTTABOP_map_grant. Grant table operations are expected to return 0 for success, and a negative number for errors. Some misplaced brackets cause one error path to return 1 instead of a negative value. The grant table code in Linux treats this condition as success, and proceeds with incorrectly initialised state. A buggy or malicious guest can construct its grant table in such a way that, when a backend domain tries to map a grant, it hits the incorrect error path. This will crash a Linux based dom0 or backend domain.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-11743

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-755 Improper Handling of Exceptional Conditions

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 18
Os 1
Os 198

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-316.html
DEBIAN https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4723
FEDORA https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedorapr...
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedorapr...
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedorapr...
GENTOO https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202005-08
MISC https://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-316.html
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2020/04/14/3
SUSE http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-05/msg00006.html

Alert History

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Date Informations
2020-07-13 21:23:01
  • Multiple Updates
2020-05-23 02:35:27
  • First insertion