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VMSA-2011-0012: ESX third party update for Service Console kernel (CVE-2010-3859)

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VMSA-2011-0012: ESX third party update for Service Console kernel (CVE-2010-3859)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/29/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/20/2011
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Multiple integer signedness errors in the TIPC implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36.2 allow local users to gain privileges via a crafted sendmsg call that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, related to the tipc_msg_build function in net/tipc/msg.c and the verify_iovec function in net/core/iovec.c.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-480973
  • vmware-esx41-upgrade-502767

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