CVEdetails.com the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew   www.itsecdb.com  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2936

The ftdi_sio driver (usb/serial/ftdi_sio.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.17, and possibly later versions, allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by writing more data to the serial port than the hardware can handle, which causes the data to be queued.
Publish Date : 2006-07-10 Last Update Date : 2012-03-19
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- 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 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2006-07-04 2006-06-26
If you are a vendor and you have additional data which can be automatically imported into our database, please contact admin @ cvedetails.com

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2936 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20062936 unix
RHSA-2006:0617: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060617 unix
The ftdi_sio driver (usb/serial/ftdi_sio.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.17, and possibly later versions, allows loca... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10265 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-2006-2936

# 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 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.2 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.3 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.5 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.6 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.7 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.12 RC1 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 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.13.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
90 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
91 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
92 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
93 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
94 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
95 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
96 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
97 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
98 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
99 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
100 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
101 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
102 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
103 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
104 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
105 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
106 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
107 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
108 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
109 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
110 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
111 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
112 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
113 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
114 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
115 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
116 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
117 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
118 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
119 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
120 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
121 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
122 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
123 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
124 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
125 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
126 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
127 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
128 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
129 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
130 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
131 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
132 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
133 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
134 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
135 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
136 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
137 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
138 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
139 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
140 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
141 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
142 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
143 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
144 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
145 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
146 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
147 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
148 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
149 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
150 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
151 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
152 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
153 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.29 Version Details Vulnerabilities
154 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
155 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.16.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
156 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
157 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
158 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
159 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
160 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
161 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
162 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 162

- References For CVE-2006-2936

http://secunia.com/advisories/20703
SECUNIA 20703
http://secunia.com/advisories/21057
SECUNIA 21057
http://secunia.com/advisories/21298
SECUNIA 21298
http://secunia.com/advisories/21605
SECUNIA 21605
http://secunia.com/advisories/21614
SECUNIA 21614
http://secunia.com/advisories/21934
SECUNIA 21934
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:150
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:150
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1184
DEBIAN DSA-1184
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-203.htm CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/22174
SECUNIA 22174
http://secunia.com/advisories/22093
SECUNIA 22093
http://secunia.com/advisories/24547
SECUNIA 24547
http://secunia.com/advisories/25683
SECUNIA 25683
http://secunia.com/advisories/25226
SECUNIA 25226
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_18_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:018
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:151
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:151
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_21_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:021
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_30_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:030
http://www.osvdb.org/27119
OSVDB 27119
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_35_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:035
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0617.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0617
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19033
BID 19033 Linux Kernel USB Driver Data Queue Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-15
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/440300/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060717 rPSA-2006-0130-1 kernel
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-331-1
UBUNTU USN-331-1
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/gregkh/patches.git;a=blob;h=4b4d9cfea17618b80d3ac785b701faeaf60141f1;hb=396eb2aac550ec55856c6843ef9017e800c3d656 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-346-1
UBUNTU USN-346-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/27807
XF linux-ftdi-sio-dos(27807)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=197610 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2841
VUPEN ADV-2006-2841

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2936

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


CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.