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667261: CVE-2011-0001 scsi-target-utils: double-free vulnerability leads to pre-authenticated crash

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Double free vulnerability in the iscsi_rx_handler function (usr/iscsi/iscsid.c) in the tgt daemon (tgtd) in Linux SCSI target framework (tgt) before 1.0.14, aka scsi-target-utils, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors related to a buffer overflow during iscsi login. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Find out more about CVE-2011-0001 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (scsi-target-utils) RHSA-2011:0332 2011-03-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Cluster-Storage (v. 5 server) (scsi-target-utils) RHSA-2011:0332 2011-03-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 scsi-target-utils Affected


Red Hat would like to thank Emmanuel Bouillon of NATO C3 Agency for reporting this issue.

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