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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3080

Double free vulnerability in the snd_seq_oss_open function in sound/core/seq/oss/seq_oss_init.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc4 might allow local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via an unsuccessful attempt to open the /dev/sequencer device.
Publish Date : 2010-09-21 Last Update Date : 2020-08-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 415

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C 2010-09-06 2010-09-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3080 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0007 -- kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28019 unix
DSA-2110-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11894 unix
ELSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23550 unix
RHSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21719 unix
RHSA-2011:0007: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110007 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-3080

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 9.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 - * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.36 RC3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6
Linux Linux Kernel 5
Opensuse Opensuse 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 1

- References For CVE-2010-3080
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:007
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0007
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:050
BID 43062 Linux Kernel 'snd_seq_oss_open()' Multiple Local Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-06-21
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:198;a=commit;h=27f7ad53829f79e799a253285318bff79ece15bd CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM;a=commit;h=c598337660c21c0afaa9df5a65bb4a7a0cf15be8 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20100908 CVE-2010-3080 kernel: /dev/sequencer open failure is not handled correctly
VUPEN ADV-2011-0298
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:052

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3080

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