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CVE-2013-2548 at MITRE

Description

The crypto_report_one function in crypto/crypto_user.c in the report API in the crypto user configuration API in the Linux kernel through 3.8.2 uses an incorrect length value during a copy operation, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 809906

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