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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3106

Race condition in Linux 2.6, when threads are sharing memory mapping via CLONE_VM (such as linuxthreads and vfork), might allow local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by triggering a core dump while waiting for a thread that has just performed an exec.
Publish Date : 2005-09-30 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.2
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
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 important 2005-01-15 2005-01-15
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Race condition in Linux 2.6, when threads are sharing memory mapping via CLONE_VM (such as linuxthreads and vfork), migh... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9108 unix
RHSA-2006:0101: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060101 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-2005-3106

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2005-3106

http://secunia.com/advisories/17141
SECUNIA 17141
http://secunia.com/advisories/18510
SECUNIA 18510
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0101.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0101
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15049
BID 15049 Linux Kernel Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-09
http://secunia.com/advisories/18056
SECUNIA 18056
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-199-1
UBUNTU USN-199-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-922
DEBIAN DSA-922
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:072
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:072
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9108
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9108
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/diffs/fs/[email protected]?nav=index.html|src/|src/fs|hist/fs/exec.c CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/427980/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:157459-3

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3106

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


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