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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3848

Memory leak in the icmp_push_reply function in Linux 2.6 before 2.6.12.6 and 2.6.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of crafted packets that cause the ip_append_data function to fail, aka "DST leak in icmp_push_reply."
Publish Date : 2005-11-26 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.8
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 2005-11-28 2005-08-18
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-3848 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20053848 unix
Memory leak in the icmp_push_reply function in Linux 2.6 before 2.6.12.6 and 2.6.13 allows remote attackers to cause a d... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11346 unix
RHSA-2006:0101: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060101 unix
RHSA-2006:0140: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060140 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-2005-3848

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 2.6.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 32

- References For CVE-2005-3848

http://secunia.com/advisories/18510
SECUNIA 18510
http://lists.suse.de/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Feb/0010.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:012
http://secunia.com/advisories/18203
SECUNIA 18203
http://secunia.com/advisories/18562
SECUNIA 18562
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1018
DEBIAN DSA-1018
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1017
DEBIAN DSA-1017
http://secunia.com/advisories/19374
SECUNIA 19374
http://secunia.com/advisories/19369
SECUNIA 19369
http://secunia.com/advisories/19038
SECUNIA 19038
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=112439084918917&w=2
MLIST [linux-kernel] 20050818 Re: [PATCH] fix dst_entry leak in icmp_push_reply()
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-231-1
UBUNTU USN-231-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16044
BID 16044 Linux Kernel ICMP_Push_Reply Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-19
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0140.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0140
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0101.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0101
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:072
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:072
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/chrisw/stable-queue.git;a=blob;h=1cf41a8a8db3080c9a9243e77c5c447c8e694f87;hb=9c5fcb99af7c157be45e9d53aeb857ded5211fcd;f=2.6.12.6/fix-dst-leak-in-icmp_push_reply.patch CONFIRM
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=112508479212728&w=2
MLIST [linux-kernel] 20050826 [PATCH 4/7] [IPV4]: Fix DST leak in icmp_push_reply()
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=112431016816937&w=2
MLIST [linux-kernel] 20050817 [PATCH] fix dst_entry leak in icmp_push_reply()
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=cb94c62c252796f42bb83fe40960d12f3ea5a82a CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3848

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


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