The find_target function in ptrace32.c in the Linux kernel 2.4.x before 2.4.29 does not properly handle a NULL return value from another function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash/oops) by running a 32-bit ltrace program with the -i option on a 64-bit executable program.
Published 2005-08-12 04:00:00
Updated 2023-02-13 01:16:29
Source Red Hat, Inc.
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Vulnerability category: Denial of service

Threat overview for CVE-2005-2553

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2005-2553
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 49152
IPs affected by CVE-2005-2553 2,323
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2005-2553

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~ 46 %
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CVSS scores for CVE-2005-2553

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Products affected by CVE-2005-2553

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