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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0109

Buffer overflow in the ISO9660 file system component for Linux kernel 2.4.x, 2.5.x and 2.6.x, allows local users with physical access to overflow kernel memory and execute arbitrary code via a malformed CD containing a long symbolic link entry.
Publish Date : 2004-06-01 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
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 2004-04-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the ISO9660 file system component for Linux kernel 2.4.x, 2.5.x and 2.6.x, allows local users with ph... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10733 unix
Linux Kernel ISO9660 File System Component BO oval:org.mitre.oval:def:940 unix
RHSA-2004:183: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004183 unix
RHSA-2004:183: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040183 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-2004-0109

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 3

- References For CVE-2004-0109
XF linux-iso9660-bo(15866)
TURBO TLSA-2004-14
BID 10141 Linux Kernel ISO9660 File System Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
REDHAT RHSA-2004:183
REDHAT RHSA-2004:106
SUSE SuSE-SA:2004:009
REDHAT RHSA-2004:105
ENGARDE ESA-20040428-004
GENTOO GLSA-200407-02
CIAC O-127
CIAC O-121
SGI 20040405-01-U
SGI 20040504-01-U
TRUSTIX 2004-0020
REDHAT RHSA-2004:166

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0109

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