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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0529

Linux kernel 2.6.10 and 2.6.11rc1-bk6 uses different size types for offset arguments to the proc_file_read and locks_read_proc functions, which leads to a heap-based buffer overflow when a signed comparison causes negative integers to be used in a positive context.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Overflow
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 2005-01-30 2005-02-15
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-0529 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20050529 unix
Linux kernel 2.6.10 and 2.6.11rc1-bk6 uses different size types for offset arguments to the proc_file_read and locks_rea... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8994 unix
RHSA-2005:366: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050366 unix
RHSA-2005:366: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005366 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-2005-0529

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Rc1 Bk6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 2

- References For CVE-2005-0529

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-366.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:366
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_18_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:018
http://www.guninski.com/where_do_you_want_billg_to_go_today_3.html
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/[email protected]_9rw3ueb2ZWQ CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=110846727602817&w=2
FULLDISC 20050215 linux kernel 2.6 fun. windoze is a joke
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=111091402626556&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20050315 [USN-95-1] Linux kernel vulnerabilities
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/index.php?id=a&anuncio=000930
CONECTIVA CLA-2005:930

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0529

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


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