Bug 915052 (CVE-2013-1763)

Summary: CVE-2013-1763 kernel: sock_diag: out-of-bounds access to sock_diag_handlers[]
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Petr Matousek <pmatouse>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: high    
Version: unspecifiedCC: agordeev, anton, bhu, davej, dhoward, fhrbata, gansalmon, iboverma, itamar, jforbes, jkacur, jneedle, jonathan, jwboyer, kernel-maint, kernel-mgr, lgoncalv, lwang, madhu.chinakonda, mcressma, npajkovs, plougher, rcvalle, rt-maint, rvrbovsk, sforsber, williams
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=important,public=20130224,reported=20130224,source=oss-security,cvss2=7.2/AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C,rhel-5/kernel=notaffected,rhel-6/kernel=notaffected,mrg-2/realtime-kernel=affected,fedora-all/kernel=affected,cwe=CWE-129->CWE-119
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Last Closed: 2013-08-24 08:37:26 EDT Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 915055, 915056, 915057    
Bug Blocks: 915059    

Description Petr Matousek 2013-02-24 08:53:08 EST
An unprivileged user can send a netlink message resulting in an out-of-bounds access of the sock_diag_handlers[] array which, in turn, allows userland to take over control while in kernel mode.


Upstream fix:
Comment 2 Petr Matousek 2013-02-24 08:57:07 EST
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 915057]
Comment 4 Petr Matousek 2013-02-24 09:07:45 EST

This issue did not affect the versions of the kernel package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 via RHSA-2013:0622 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0622.html
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-02-26 21:30:02 EST
kernel-3.7.9-205.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-03-02 15:02:45 EST
kernel-3.7.9-104.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2013-03-11 14:40:38 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  MRG for RHEL-6 v.2

Via RHSA-2013:0622 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0622.html
Comment 9 John Kacur 2013-06-12 09:44:00 EDT
The upstream sha1 is 6e601a53566d84e1ffd25e7b6fe0b6894ffd79c0