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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0035

The netlink_rcv_skb function in af_netlink.c in Linux kernel 2.6.14 and 2.6.15 allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a nlmsg_len field of 0.
Publish Date : 2006-01-11 Last Update Date : 2017-07-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0035

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 2

- References For CVE-2006-0035;a=commit;h=ad8e4b75c8a7bed475d72ce09bf5267188621961 CONFIRM
BID 16414 Linux Kernel Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-12-18
TRUSTIX 2006-0004
VUPEN ADV-2006-0220
XF kernel-afnetlink-dos(24202)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0035

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