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CVE-2010-4656

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The iowarrior_write function in drivers/usb/misc/iowarrior.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37 does not properly allocate memory, which might allow local users to trigger a heap-based buffer overflow, and consequently cause a denial of service or gain privileges, via a long report.

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1187-1
Posted Aug 9, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1187-1 - It was discovered that KVM did not correctly initialize certain CPU registers. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system, leading to a denial of service. Thomas Pollet discovered that the RDS network protocol did not check certain iovec buffers. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system or possibly execute arbitrary code as the root user. Vasiliy Kulikov discovered that the Linux kernel X.25 implementation did not correctly clear kernel memory. A local attacker could exploit this to read kernel stack memory, leading to a loss of privacy. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, denial of service, arbitrary, kernel, local, root, protocol
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2010-3698, CVE-2010-3865, CVE-2010-3875, CVE-2010-3876, CVE-2010-3877, CVE-2010-3880, CVE-2010-3881, CVE-2010-4075, CVE-2010-4076, CVE-2010-4077, CVE-2010-4079, CVE-2010-4083, CVE-2010-4163, CVE-2010-4248, CVE-2010-4342, CVE-2010-4346, CVE-2010-4527, CVE-2010-4529, CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4649, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2010-4668, CVE-2011-0463, CVE-2011-0521, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-0711, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-0726
MD5 | 334e1774d95bf6c254e449cac03b734f
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1164-1
Posted Jul 6, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1164-1 - Thomas Pollet discovered that the RDS network protocol did not check certain iovec buffers. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system or possibly execute arbitrary code as the root user. Dan Rosenberg discovered that the CAN protocol on 64bit systems did not correctly calculate the size of certain buffers. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system or possibly execute arbitrary code as the root user. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, arbitrary, local, root, protocol
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2010-4081, CVE-2010-3865, CVE-2010-3874, CVE-2010-3875, CVE-2010-3876, CVE-2010-3877, CVE-2010-3880, CVE-2010-4080, CVE-2010-4081, CVE-2010-4082, CVE-2010-4083, CVE-2010-4157, CVE-2010-4164, CVE-2010-4248, CVE-2010-4258, CVE-2010-4342, CVE-2010-4346, CVE-2010-4527, CVE-2010-4529, CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4655, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2011-0463, CVE-2011-0521, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-0711, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-1017
MD5 | e70bdd0acf312c2b66cea08dc84f7849
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1160-1
Posted Jun 28, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1160-1 - Dan Rosenberg discovered that IRDA did not correctly check the size of buffers. On non-x86 systems, a local attacker could exploit this to read kernel heap memory, leading to a loss of privacy. Dan Rosenburg discovered that the CAN subsystem leaked kernel addresses into the /proc filesystem. A local attacker could use this to increase the chances of a successful memory corruption exploit. Kees Cook discovered that the IOWarrior USB device driver did not correctly check certain size fields. A local attacker with physical access could plug in a specially crafted USB device to crash the system or potentially gain root privileges. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, x86, kernel, local, root
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2010-4529, CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2011-0463, CVE-2011-0521, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-0711, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-0726, CVE-2011-1010, CVE-2011-1012, CVE-2011-1013, CVE-2011-1016, CVE-2011-1017, CVE-2011-1019, CVE-2011-1082, CVE-2011-1083, CVE-2011-1169, CVE-2011-1182, CVE-2011-1494, CVE-2011-1495, CVE-2011-1593, CVE-2011-1745, CVE-2011-1748, CVE-2011-2022
MD5 | 0b27c7685536805308dcb14221dc34a5
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1146-1
Posted Jun 9, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1146-1 - Kees Cook discovered that some ethtool functions did not correctly clear heap memory. A local attacker with CAP_NET_ADMIN privileges could exploit this to read portions of kernel heap memory, leading to a loss of privacy. Kees Cook discovered that the IOWarrior USB device driver did not correctly check certain size fields. A local attacker with physical access could plug in a specially crafted USB device to crash the system or potentially gain root privileges. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, kernel, local, root
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2010-4655, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2011-0463, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-1012, CVE-2011-1017, CVE-2011-1593
MD5 | 71e6b39eab78b5479506bbaad126083f
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1141-1
Posted Jun 1, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1141-1 - Brad Spengler discovered that the kernel did not correctly account for userspace memory allocations during exec() calls. A local attacker could exploit this to consume all system memory, leading to a denial of service. Alexander Duyck discovered that the Intel Gigabit Ethernet driver did not correctly handle certain configurations. If such a device was configured without VLANs, a remote attacker could crash the system, leading to a denial of service. Various other issues were also discovered.

tags | advisory, remote, denial of service, kernel, local
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2010-4243, CVE-2010-4263, CVE-2010-4342, CVE-2010-4529, CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2011-0463, CVE-2011-0521, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-0726, CVE-2011-1010, CVE-2011-1012, CVE-2011-1013, CVE-2011-1016, CVE-2011-1019, CVE-2011-1082, CVE-2011-1083, CVE-2011-1182
MD5 | d6c70609f84935148b2bd6cac1ed0dc2
Debian Security Advisory 2153-1
Posted Jan 31, 2011
Authored by Debian | Site debian.org

Debian Linux Security Advisory 2153-1 - Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel that may lead to a privilege escalation, denial of service or information leak.

tags | advisory, denial of service, kernel, vulnerability
systems | linux, debian
advisories | CVE-2010-0435, CVE-2010-3699, CVE-2010-4158, CVE-2010-4162, CVE-2010-4163, CVE-2010-4242, CVE-2010-4243, CVE-2010-4248, CVE-2010-4249, CVE-2010-4258, CVE-2010-4342, CVE-2010-4346, CVE-2010-4526, CVE-2010-4527, CVE-2010-4529, CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4649, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2010-4668, CVE-2011-0521
MD5 | b4ea75a40c4f93350168f65673ea1ffb
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