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Vulnerability Trends Over Time

Year # of Vulnerabilities DoS Code Execution Overflow Memory Corruption Sql Injection XSS Directory Traversal Http Response Splitting Bypass something Gain Information Gain Privileges CSRF File Inclusion # of exploits
1999 19 7 3 1 2
2000 5 3 1
2001 23 7 4 3
2002 15 3 1 1 1
2003 19 8 2 1 3 4
2004 51 20 5 12 5 12
2005 133 90 19 19 1 6 5 7
2006 90 61 5 7 7 2 5 3 3
2007 63 41 2 8 3 7 7 1
2008 70 44 3 17 4 4 6 10 4
2009 105 66 2 22 7 8 11 22 4
2010 124 67 3 16 7 8 30 14 5
2011 83 62 1 21 10 1 21 9 1
2012 115 83 4 25 10 6 19 11
2013 189 101 6 41 13 11 57 26 6
2014 133 89 8 21 10 11 30 20 8
2015 78 48 6 12 2 11 10 16
2016 122 87 2 21 8 7 20 25
Total 1437 887 66 248 79 2 88 228 192 29
% Of All 61.7 4.6 17.3 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 6.1 15.9 13.4 0.0 0.0

Warning : Vulnerabilities with publish dates before 1999 are not included in this table and chart. (Because there are not many of them and they make the page look bad; and they may not be actually published in those years.)

Vulnerabilities By Year
19
5
23
15
19
51
133
90
63
70
105
124
83
115
189
133
78
122
  1999 19
2000 5
2001 23
2002 15
2003 19
2004 51
2005 133
2006 90
2007 63
2008 70
2009 105
2010 124
2011 83
2012 115
2013 189
2014 133
2015 78
2016 122
Vulnerabilities By Type
887
248
88
192
228
66
79
2
  Denial of Service 887
Overflow 248
Bypass Something 88
Gain Privilege 192
Gain Information 228
Execute Code 66
Memory Corruption 79
Directory Traversal 2

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This page lists vulnerability statistics for all versions of Linux Linux Kernel. Vulnerability statistics provide a quick overview for security vulnerabilities of this software. You can view versions of this product or security vulnerabilities related to Linux Linux Kernel.

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