VDB-76602 · CVE-2015-2614 · BID 75868

Oracle Solaris 11.2 NVM Express SSD Driver denial of service

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Oracle Solaris 11.2 (Operating System). Affected is an unknown functionality of the component NVM Express SSD Driver. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-404. The product does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. This is going to have an impact on availability. CVE summarizes:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Sun Solaris 11.2 allows local users to affect availability via vectors related to NVM Express SSD driver.

The weakness was disclosed 07/16/2015 with Oracle (Website). The advisory is available at oracle.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2015-2614 since 03/20/2015. The exploitability is told to be easy. Local access is required to approach this attack. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 84759 (Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2015_SRU11_2_10_5_0), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Solaris Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 115089 (Solaris 11.2 Support Repository Update (SRU) 10.5.0 Missing).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (84759). The entries 67449, 69067, 69074 and 73738 are pretty similar.







CPE 2.3info

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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: No

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Nessus ID: 84759
Nessus Name: Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2015_SRU11_2_10_5_0
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03/20/2015 🔍
05/19/2015 +60 days 🔍
07/14/2015 +56 days 🔍
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07/21/2015 +4 days 🔍
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Vendor: oracle.com

Advisory: oracle.com
Organization: Oracle
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CVE: CVE-2015-2614 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032914
Vulnerability Center: 51520 - [cpujul2015-2367936] Oracle Sun Solaris Local DoS due to an Issue in NVM Express SSD Driver, Medium
SecurityFocus: 75868 - Oracle Solaris CVE-2015-2614 Local Security Vulnerability

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Created: 07/17/2015 10:41 AM
Updated: 06/02/2022 02:27 PM
Changes: 07/17/2015 10:41 AM (62), 07/15/2017 12:10 AM (5), 06/02/2022 02:25 PM (3), 06/02/2022 02:27 PM (1)
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