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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0997

Unspecified vulnerability in the ptrace MIPS assembly code in Linux kernel 2.4 before 2.4.17 allows local users to gain privileges via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0997

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Test8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 29

- References For CVE-2004-0997
BID 18176 Linux Kernel MIPS Ptrace Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-10 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0997

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

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