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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4535

The Linux kernel 2.6.17.10 and 2.6.17.11 and 2.6.18-rc5 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via an SCTP socket with a certain SO_LINGER value, possibly related to the patch for CVE-2006-3745. NOTE: older kernel versions for specific Linux distributions are also affected, due to backporting of the CVE-2006-3745 patch.
Publish Date : 2006-09-19 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
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 2006-08-28 2006-08-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2006:0689: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060689 unix
The Linux kernel 2.6.17.10 and 2.6.17.11 and 2.6.18-rc5 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via an S... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10530 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-2006-4535

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.18 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 3

- References For CVE-2006-4535

http://secunia.com/advisories/21945
SECUNIA 21945
http://secunia.com/advisories/21967
SECUNIA 21967
http://secunia.com/advisories/22082
SECUNIA 22082
http://secunia.com/advisories/22093
SECUNIA 22093
http://secunia.com/advisories/22292
SECUNIA 22292
http://secunia.com/advisories/22945
SECUNIA 22945
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-249.htm CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016992
SECTRACK 1016992
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1183
DEBIAN DSA-1183
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1184
DEBIAN DSA-1184
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:025
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:025
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:182
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:182
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-347-1
UBUNTU USN-347-1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0689.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0689
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29011
XF kernel-sctp-dos(29011)
http://www.mail-archive.com/kernel-svn-changes@lists.alioth.debian.org/msg02314.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20087
BID 20087 Linux Kernel SCTP SO_LINGER Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=204460
http://secunia.com/advisories/22382
SECUNIA 22382

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4535

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


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