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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3848

Stack-based buffer overflow in the econet_sendmsg function in net/econet/af_econet.c in the Linux kernel before, when an econet address is configured, allows local users to gain privileges by providing a large number of iovec structures.
Publish Date : 2010-12-30 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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID 787

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3848 unix
DSA-2126-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12710 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-2010-3848

# 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 9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 10 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5
Debian Debian Linux 1
Linux Linux Kernel 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 2
Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 1

- References For CVE-2010-3848
VUPEN ADV-2011-0375
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:007
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:005
VUPEN ADV-2011-0213
UBUNTU USN-1023-1 CONFIRM;a=commit;h=a27e13d370415add3487949c60810e36069a23a6 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20101129 kernel: Multiple vulnerabilities in AF_ECONET CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2011-0298
SUSE SUSE-SA:2011:008

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3848

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