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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6333

The tr_rx function in ibmtr.c for Linux kernel 2.6.19 assigns the wrong flag to the ip_summed field, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted packets that cause the kernel to interpret another field as an offset.
Publish Date : 2006-12-06 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 ServiceMemory corruption
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6333

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.19.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2006-6333

http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=ee28b0da1069ced1688aa9d0b7b378353b988321 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21490
BID 21490 Linux Kernel IBMTR.C Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-05-23
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4907
VUPEN ADV-2006-4907
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=blobdiff;h=0d97e10ccac580e16d3dffbe4a9a88144360e64a;hp=bfe59865b1dd50e5c4dbd4cefe506a31e1495a1a;hb=ee28b0da1069ced1688aa9d0b7b378353b988321;f=drivers/net/tokenring/ibmtr.c CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/23254
SECUNIA 23254

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6333

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


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