CVE-2010-2226

Summary

The xfs_swapext function in fs/xfs/xfs_dfrag.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.35 does not properly check the file descriptors passed to the SWAPEXT ioctl, which allows local users to leverage write access and obtain read access by swapping one file into another file.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

1.9

CWE ID:

CWE-20

Published Date:

Friday 3rd of September 2010

Modified Date:

Wednesday 10th of October 2018

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: None
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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