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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2492

The raw_sendmsg function in the Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.13.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (change hardware state) or read from arbitrary memory via crafted input.
Publish Date : 2005-09-14 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2005-08-21 2005-09-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2005:514: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 2 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050514 unix
RHSA-2005:514: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 2 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005514 unix
The raw_sendmsg function in the Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.13.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (change... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11031 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-2005-2492

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6 Test9 Cvs Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 2.6.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 42

- References For CVE-2005-2492

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=112690609622266&w=2
TRUSTIX 2005-0049
http://secunia.com/advisories/17918
SECUNIA 17918
http://secunia.com/advisories/17073
SECUNIA 17073
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:220
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:220
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:235
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:235
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-514.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:514
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-178-1
UBUNTU USN-178-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14787
BID 14787 Linux Kernel Raw_sendmsg() Kernel Memory Access Vulnerability Release Date:2006-05-26
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.13.1 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/419522/100/0/threaded
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:068
http://secunia.com/advisories/16747/
SECUNIA 16747
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/427980/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:157459-3
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/22218
XF kernel-rawsendmsg-obtain-information(22218)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=166830

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2492

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


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