CVE-ID

CVE-2003-0001

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Multiple ethernet Network Interface Card (NIC) device drivers do not pad frames with null bytes, which allows remote attackers to obtain information from previous packets or kernel memory by using malformed packets, as demonstrated by Etherleak.
References
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Date Entry Created
20030102 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20150413)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Wall
MODIFY(2) Cox, Frech
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> ENGARDE:ESA-20030318-009
   URL:http://www.linuxsecurity.com/advisories/engarde_advisory-2976.html
 CHANGE> [Cox changed vote from ACCEPT to MODIFY]
 Cox> Addref: RHSA-2003:088
 Christey> MANDRAKE:MDKSA-2003:039
   URL:http://www.mandrakesecure.net/en/advisories/advisory.php?name=MDKSA-2003:039
 Frech> XF:ethernet-driver-information-leak(10996)
 Christey> SGI:20030601-01-A
 Christey> DEBIAN:DSA-311
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-311
 Christey> MANDRAKE:MDKSA-2003:066
 Christey> DEBIAN:DSA-332
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-332
   DEBIAN:DSA-336
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-336
 Christey> HP:HPSBUX0305-261
   URL:http://www-1.ibm.com/services/continuity/recover1.nsf/MSS/MSS-OAR-E01-2003.0708.1
   DEBIAN:DSA-312
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-312
   BID:6535
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6535
 Christey> MANDRAKE:MDKSA-2003:074
   URL:http://www.mandrakesecure.net/en/advisories/advisory.php?name=MDKSA-2003:074
 Christey> DEBIAN:DSA-423
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-423
 Christey> BUGTRAQ:20040207 [Fwd: zyxel prestige ethernet information leakage]
   URL:http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=107618991322594&w=2
 Christey> DEBIAN:DSA-442
   URL:http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-442
 Christey> SGI:20030601-01-I
   URL:ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20030601-01-A
 Cox> Change description to say "in Linux 2.4 prior to 2.4.21" as
   this was fixed in Linux 2.4.21 by changesets committed by Alan Cox on
   5th Feb 2003.

Proposed (Legacy)
20030317
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