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The sbni_ioctl function in drivers/net/wan/sbni.c in the wan subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.6.26.3 does not check for the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability before processing a (1) SIOCDEVRESINSTATS (2) SIOCDEVSHWSTATE (3) SIOCDEVENSLAVE or (4) SIOCDEVEMANSIPATE ioctl request which allows local users to bypass intended capability restrictions.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9364

The sbni_ioctl function in drivers/net/wan/sbni.c in the wan subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.6.26.3 does not check for the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability before processing a (1) SIOCDEVRESINSTATS (2) SIOCDEVSHWSTATE (3) SIOCDEVENSLAVE or (4) SIOCDEVEMANSIPATE ioctl request which allows local users to bypass intended capability restrictions.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • CentOS Linux 3
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-3525
Product(s):