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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2271

The ECNE chunk handling in Linux SCTP (lksctp) before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via an unexpected chunk when the session is in CLOSED state.
Publish Date : 2006-05-09 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-05-09 2006-05-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2271 unix
RHSA-2006:0493: kernel security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060493 unix
The ECNE chunk handling in Linux SCTP (lksctp) before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kerne... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10934 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2271

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.0 Test1 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.0 Test4 0.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.2 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.3 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.6 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.10 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.13 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.14 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.15 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Lksctp Lksctp 2.6.16 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Lksctp Lksctp 10

- References For CVE-2006-2271
XF linux-sctp-ecne-chunk-dos(26430)
VUPEN ADV-2006-2554
VUPEN ADV-2006-1734
TRUSTIX 2006-0026
BID 17910 Linux Kernel Multiple SCTP Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-18
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0493
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:028
DEBIAN DSA-1097 CONFIRM;a=commitdiff;h=35d63edb1c807bc5317e49592260e84637bc432e CONFIRM
FULLDISC 20060508 [MU-200605-01] Multiple vulnerabilities in Linux SCTP 2.6.16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2271

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