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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2272

Linux SCTP (lksctp) before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via incoming IP fragmented (1) COOKIE_ECHO and (2) HEARTBEAT SCTP control chunks.
Publish Date : 2006-05-09 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 moderate 2006-05-09 2006-05-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2272 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20062272 unix
Linux SCTP (lksctp) before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via incoming IP fr... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11243 unix
RHSA-2006:0493: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060493 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-2006-2272

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Lksctp Stream Control Transmission Protocol 2.6.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Lksctp Stream Control Transmission Protocol 1

- References For CVE-2006-2272

http://secunia.com/advisories/20157
SECUNIA 20157
http://secunia.com/advisories/20237
SECUNIA 20237
http://secunia.com/advisories/20398
SECUNIA 20398
http://secunia.com/advisories/20671
SECUNIA 20671
http://secunia.com/advisories/20716
SECUNIA 20716
http://secunia.com/advisories/21476
SECUNIA 21476
http://secunia.com/advisories/20914
SECUNIA 20914
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-161.htm CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/21745
SECUNIA 21745
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1097
DEBIAN DSA-1097
http://www.osvdb.org/25633
OSVDB 25633
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006-05-31.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:028
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:086
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:086
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/2554
VUPEN ADV-2006-2554
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1103
DEBIAN DSA-1103
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17910
BID 17910 Linux Kernel Multiple SCTP Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-18
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0493.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0493
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0026
TRUSTIX 2006-0026
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-302-1
UBUNTU USN-302-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26431
XF linux-sctp-control-chunk-dos(26431)
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-05/0227.html
FULLDISC 20060508 [MU-200605-01] Multiple vulnerabilities in Linux SCTP 2.6.16
http://git.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commitdiff;h=62b08083ec3dbfd7e533c8d230dd1d8191a6e813 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/19990
SECUNIA 19990
http://labs.musecurity.com/advisories/MU-200605-01.txt
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1734
VUPEN ADV-2006-1734

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2272

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


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