Unix /dev/kmem Permission information disclosure
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A vulnerability was found in Unix (Operating System) (the affected version is unknown). It has been declared as problematic. This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the file /dev/kmem. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (Permission). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.
The weakness was published 11/17/1983 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securitydigest.org. The attack can be initiated remotely. A single authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and also a exploit are known.
After before and not just, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept.
It is possible to mitigate the problem by applying the configuration setting
Similar entry is available at 94856.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.0
VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.0
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Class: Information disclosure / Permission
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11/17/1983 +0 days 🔍
08/29/2005 +7955 days 🔍
01/02/2017 +4143 days 🔍
07/13/2020 +1288 days 🔍
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 19160 - Multiple Unix /dev/kmem Permission Weakness Information Disclosure
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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EntryCreated: 01/02/2017 05:16 PM
Updated: 07/13/2020 07:16 AM
Changes: (2) software_type vulnerability_cwe
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