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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1859

Memory leak in __setlease in fs/locks.c in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.16 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via unspecified actions related to an "uninitialised return value," aka "slab leak."
Publish Date : 2006-05-11 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
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-2006-1859

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2006-1859

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:123
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:123
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0028
TRUSTIX 2006-0028
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18033
BID 18033 Linux Kernel __SetLease Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-30
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_42_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:042
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26438
XF linux-locks-setlease-dos(26438)
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-302-1
UBUNTU USN-302-1
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.16.y.git;a=blobdiff;h=aa7f66091823dde953e15895dc427615701c39c7;hp=e75ac392a313f3fad823bf2e46a03f29701e3e34;hb=1f0e637c94a9b041833947c79110d6c02fff8618;f=fs/locks.c CONFIRM
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.16.y.git;a=commit;h=1f0e637c94a9b041833947c79110d6c02fff8618 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/20083
SECUNIA 20083
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1767
VUPEN ADV-2006-1767
http://secunia.com/advisories/21179
SECUNIA 21179
http://secunia.com/advisories/21045
SECUNIA 21045
http://secunia.com/advisories/20716
SECUNIA 20716

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1859

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


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