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CVE ID:CVE-2010-4258
Description:The do_exit function in kernel/exit.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36.2 does not properly handle a KERNEL_DS get_fs value, which allows local users to bypass intended access_ok restrictions, overwrite arbitrary kernel memory locations, and gain privileges by leveraging a (1) BUG, (2) NULL pointer dereference, or (3) page fault, as demonstrated by vectors involving the clear_child_tid feature and the splice system call.
Test IDs: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.68745   1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.68992  
Cross References: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-4258
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-December/052513.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-12/0086.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:029
http://blog.nelhage.com/2010/12/cve-2010-4258-from-dos-to-privesc/
https://lkml.org/lkml/2010/12/1/543
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=129117048916957&w=2
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/02/2
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/02/7
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/02/4
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/02/3
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/08/4
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/08/5
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/08/9
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/09/14
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/09/4
http://secunia.com/advisories/42745
http://secunia.com/advisories/42778
http://secunia.com/advisories/42801
http://secunia.com/advisories/42932
http://secunia.com/advisories/43056
http://secunia.com/advisories/43291
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:001 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00000.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:002 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00001.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:004 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00004.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:005 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00007.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:007 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00000.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2011:008 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00002.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3321
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0012
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0124
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0213
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0298
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0375




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