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The sys_get_thread_area function in process.c in Linux 2.6 before 2.6.12.4 and 2.6.13 does not clear a data structure before copying it to userspace which might allow a user process to obtain sensitive information.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9748

The sys_get_thread_area function in process.c in Linux 2.6 before 2.6.12.4 and 2.6.13 does not clear a data structure before copying it to userspace which might allow a user process to obtain sensitive information.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 3
  • Oracle Linux 4
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2005-3276
Product(s):