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CVE-2011-1083

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Overview

The epoll implementation in the Linux kernel 2.6.37.2 and earlier does not properly traverse a tree of epoll file descriptors, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a crafted application that makes epoll_create and epoll_ctl system calls.

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Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-1129-01
Posted Jul 31, 2012
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-1129-01 - The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the nf_ct_frag6_reasm() function in the Linux kernel's netfilter IPv6 connection tracking implementation. A remote attacker could use this flaw to send specially-crafted packets to a target system that is using IPv6 and also has the nf_conntrack_ipv6 kernel module loaded, causing it to crash.

tags | advisory, remote, kernel
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2011-1083, CVE-2012-2744
SHA-256 | 6c0b4a58bbe502f34d3cdba3053094775341e381fd60d5e809bd0de7e804b918
Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0862-04
Posted Jun 20, 2012
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0862-04 - The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. A flaw was found in the way the Linux kernel's Event Poll subsystem handled large, nested epoll structures. A local, unprivileged user could use this flaw to cause a denial of service. A malicious Network File System version 4 server could return a crafted reply to a GETACL request, causing a denial of service on the client.

tags | advisory, denial of service, kernel, local
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2011-1083, CVE-2011-4131
SHA-256 | be99652631acf308081c309fa75b7d32c58d1a6344e7d63df7e8cfbd8b79fb8e
Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0150-03
Posted Feb 21, 2012
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0150-03 - The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. This update fixes the following security issue: A flaw was found in the way the Linux kernel's Event Poll subsystem handled large, nested epoll structures. A local, unprivileged user could use this flaw to cause a denial of service.

tags | advisory, denial of service, kernel, local
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2011-1083
SHA-256 | 9833f2568ca8c0fa127ae4b53382a05cd44d419a7d51b7e07059a4cf0221b439
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
SHA-256 | 934e3131ff453ae37627f4f3e4e27245ba82027abdbac477246bd7efd898fe63
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
SHA-256 | 57d390bf303463d6c20dbdd18a9985526c1055c3466d6eb556248e59af380d06
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