Mandriva Update for kernel MDVSA-2010:030 (kernel)

Published: 2010-02-08 10:34:22
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
Check for the Version of kernel

Affected Versions:
kernel on Mandriva Linux 2010.0, Mandriva Linux 2010.0/X86_64

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
Some vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in the Linux 2.6 kernel: Array index error in the gdth_read_event function in drivers/scsi/gdth.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc8 allows local users to cause a denial of service or possibly gain privileges via a negative event index in an IOCTL request. (CVE-2009-3080) The collect_rx_frame function in drivers/isdn/hisax/hfc_usb.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc7 allows attackers to have an unspecified impact via a crafted HDLC packet that arrives over ISDN and triggers a buffer under-read. (CVE-2009-4005) An issue was discovered in 2.6.32.x kernels, which sets unsecure permission for devtmpfs file system by default. (CVE-2010-0299) Additionally, it was added support for Atheros AR2427 Wireless Network Adapter. To update your kernel, please follow the directions located at: http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/kernelupdate

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3080
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-4005
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-0299

References:

http://lists.mandriva.com/security-announce/2010-02/msg00002.php

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.2
Published
2010-02-08
Modified
2018-01-10
Category
Mandrake Local Security Checks

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