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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0986

Various routines for the ppc64 architecture on Linux kernel 2.6 prior to 2.6.2 and 2.4 prior to 2.4.24 do not use the copy_from_user function when copying data from userspace to kernelspace, which crosses security boundaries and allows local users to cause a denial of service.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.7
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2003-12-10 2003-12-15
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2004:017: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 1 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040017 unix
RHSA-2004:017: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 1 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004017 unix
Various routines for the ppc64 architecture on Linux kernel 2.6 prior to 2.6.2 and 2.4 prior to 2.4.24 do not use the co... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9707 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0986

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.18 Pre5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.19 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.21 Pre4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.21 Pre7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.21 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.22 Pre10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.23 Pre9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.23 Ow2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.24 Ow1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Advanced Servers Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 39
Redhat Enterprise Linux 3

- References For CVE-2003-0986

http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.4/cset@3fdd54b3u9Eq0Wny2Nn1HGfI3pofOQ CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-017.html
REDHAT RHSA-2004:017
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@3ffcf122S7e3xPZCpibrXq6KRRjwqw CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0986

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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