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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2000-0456

NetBSD 1.4.2 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service by repeatedly running certain system calls in the kernel which do not yield the CPU, aka "cpu-hog".
Publish Date : 2000-05-28 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2000-0456

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.1 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.1 Arm32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.1 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.2 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.2 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.2 Arm32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.2 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Netbsd Netbsd 8

- References For CVE-2000-0456
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2000-005
BID 1272 NetBSD "cpu-hog" Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2000-05-28
OSVDB 1365

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2000-0456

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