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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0742

The die_if_kernel function in arch/ia64/kernel/unaligned.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.15.6, possibly when compiled with certain versions of gcc, has the "noreturn" attribute set, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by causing user faults on Itanium systems.
Publish Date : 2006-03-09 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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 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 2006-03-01 2006-02-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2006:0437: Updated kernel packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 8 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060437 unix
RHSA-2006:0575: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 4 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060575 unix
The die_if_kernel function in arch/ia64/kernel/unaligned.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.15.6, possibly when compiled... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10742 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-2006-0742

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 64-bit X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Itanium Ia64 Montecito Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Test2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC1 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 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 K7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Power4 Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 686 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Amd64 Xeon Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Power4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Amd64 K8 Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Powerpc Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Power3 Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Amd64 K8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Power3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 K7 Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 Powerpc Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1.5 686 Smp Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 2.6.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Rc1 Bk6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
90 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
91 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
92 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
93 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
94 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
95 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
96 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
97 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
98 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
99 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 99

- References For CVE-2006-0742

http://secunia.com/advisories/20671
SECUNIA 20671
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060402-01-U
SGI 20060402-01-U
http://secunia.com/advisories/19220
SECUNIA 19220
http://secunia.com/advisories/19607
SECUNIA 19607
http://secunia.com/advisories/20398
SECUNIA 20398
http://secunia.com/advisories/20914
SECUNIA 20914
http://secunia.com/advisories/21136
SECUNIA 21136
http://secunia.com/advisories/21465
SECUNIA 21465
http://secunia.com/advisories/22417
SECUNIA 22417
http://secunia.com/advisories/21983
SECUNIA 21983
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-200.htm CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-180.htm CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1097
DEBIAN DSA-1097
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:059
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:059
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1103
DEBIAN DSA-1103
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.15.6 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25068
XF kernel-dieifkernel-dos(25068)
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-263-1
UBUNTU USN-263-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16993
BID 16993 Linux Kernel die_if_kernel Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-18
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0575.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0575
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006-05-31.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:028
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/2554
VUPEN ADV-2006-2554
http://www.osvdb.org/23660
OSVDB 23660
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0437.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0437
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/0856
VUPEN ADV-2006-0856
http://secunia.com/advisories/19078
SECUNIA 19078

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0742

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


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