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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-0711

The xfs_fs_geometry function in fs/xfs/xfs_fsops.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38-rc6-git3 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via an FSGEOMETRY_V1 ioctl call.
Publish Date : 2011-03-01 Last Update Date : 2020-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
2.1
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N 2011-02-14 2011-02-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-0711 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20110711 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0927 -- kernel security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27865 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0498 -- kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28065 unix
DSA-2240-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13013 unix
DSA-2264-1 linux-2.6 -- privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12997 unix
ELSA-2011-2015 -- Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28004 unix
ELSA-2011:0498: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23384 unix
ELSA-2011:0927: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23330 unix
RHSA-2011:0498: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21924 unix
RHSA-2011:0498: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110498 unix
RHSA-2011:0927: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21896 unix
RHSA-2011:0927: kernel security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110927 unix
VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19711 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-2011-0711

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 RC5 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 - * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 RC3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.38 RC4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 7
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2011-0711

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/snapshots/patch-2.6.38-rc6-git3.log CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/70950
OSVDB 70950
https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/555461/ CONFIRM
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=3a3675b7f23f83ca8c67c9c2b6edf707fd28d1ba CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/16/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20110216 CVE request - kernel: xfs infoleak
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46417
BID 46417 Linux Kernel FSGEOMETRY_V1 IOCTL Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2012-09-21
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/16/10
MLIST [oss-security] 20110216 Re: CVE request - kernel: xfs infoleak
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=677260 CONFIRM
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0927.html
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0927

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-0711

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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