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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1701 CVE-2006-3626 +Priv 2006-07-18 2018-10-18
6.2
Admin Local High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in Linux kernel 2.6.17.4 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges by using prctl with PR_SET_DUMPABLE in a way that causes /proc/self/environ to become setuid root.
1702 CVE-2006-3468 DoS 2006-07-21 2018-10-30
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Linux kernel 2.6.x, when using both NFS and EXT3, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file system panic) via a crafted UDP packet with a V2 lookup procedure that specifies a bad file handle (inode number), which triggers an error and causes an exported directory to be remounted read-only.
1703 CVE-2006-3085 DoS 2006-06-23 2018-10-18
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
xt_sctp in netfilter for Linux kernel before 2.6.17.1 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via an SCTP chunk with a 0 length.
1704 CVE-2006-2936 399 DoS 2006-07-10 2018-10-18
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The ftdi_sio driver (usb/serial/ftdi_sio.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.17, and possibly later versions, allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by writing more data to the serial port than the hardware can handle, which causes the data to be queued.
1705 CVE-2006-2935 Exec Code Overflow 2006-07-05 2018-10-30
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The dvd_read_bca function in the DVD handling code in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c in Linux kernel 2.2.16, and later versions, assigns the wrong value to a length variable, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted USB Storage device that triggers a buffer overflow.
1706 CVE-2006-2934 399 DoS 2006-06-30 2018-10-18
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
SCTP conntrack (ip_conntrack_proto_sctp.c) in netfilter for Linux kernel 2.6.17 before 2.6.17.3 and 2.6.16 before 2.6.16.23 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a packet without any chunks, which causes a variable to contain an invalid value that is later used to dereference a pointer.
1707 CVE-2006-2932 DoS 2006-08-23 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
A regression error in the restore_all code path of the 4/4GB split support for non-hugemem Linux kernels on Red Hat Linux Desktop and Enterprise Linux 4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors.
1708 CVE-2006-2629 DoS Mem. Corr. 2006-05-27 2017-07-19
4.0
None Local High Not required None None Complete
Race condition in Linux kernel 2.6.15 to 2.6.17, when running on SMP platforms, allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by creating and exiting a large number of tasks, then accessing the /proc entry of a task that is exiting, which causes memory corruption that leads to a failure in the prune_dcache function or a BUG_ON error in include/linux/list.h.
1709 CVE-2006-2451 399 DoS +Priv 2006-07-07 2018-10-18
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The suid_dumpable support in Linux kernel 2.6.13 up to versions before 2.6.17.4, and 2.6.16 before 2.6.16.24, allows a local user to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) and possibly gain privileges via the PR_SET_DUMPABLE argument of the prctl function and a program that causes a core dump file to be created in a directory for which the user does not have permissions.
1710 CVE-2006-2448 DoS 2006-06-23 2018-10-18
5.6
None Local High Not required Complete None Complete
Linux kernel before 2.6.16.21 and 2.6.17, when running on PowerPC, does not perform certain required access_ok checks, which allows local users to read arbitrary kernel memory on 64-bit systems (signal_64.c) and cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly read kernel memory on 32-bit systems (signal_32.c).
1711 CVE-2006-2446 DoS 2006-08-15 2017-10-10
5.4
None Remote High Not required None None Complete
Race condition between the kfree_skb and __skb_unlink functions in the socket buffer handling in Linux kernel 2.6.9, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), as demonstrated using the TCP stress tests from the LTP test suite.
1712 CVE-2006-2445 DoS 2006-06-23 2018-10-18
4.0
None Local High Not required None None Complete
Race condition in run_posix_cpu_timers in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.21 allows local users to cause a denial of service (BUG_ON crash) by causing one CPU to attach a timer to a process that is exiting.
1713 CVE-2006-2444 DoS 2006-05-25 2018-10-30
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The snmp_trap_decode function in the SNMP NAT helper for Linux kernel before 2.6.16.18 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unspecified remote attack vectors that cause failures in snmp_trap_decode that trigger (1) frees of random memory or (2) frees of previously-freed memory (double-free) by snmp_trap_decode as well as its calling function, as demonstrated via certain test cases of the PROTOS SNMP test suite.
1714 CVE-2006-1864 Dir. Trav. 2006-04-26 2018-10-18
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Directory traversal vulnerability in smbfs in Linux 2.6.16 and earlier allows local users to escape chroot restrictions for an SMB-mounted filesystem via "..\\" sequences, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2006-1863.
1715 CVE-2006-1862 DoS 2006-05-24 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The virtual memory implementation in Linux kernel 2.6.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by running lsof a large number of times in a way that produces a heavy system load.
1716 CVE-2006-1858 20 DoS Exec Code 2006-05-22 2017-10-10
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
SCTP in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a chunk length that is inconsistent with the actual length of provided parameters.
1717 CVE-2006-1857 119 DoS Exec Code Overflow 2006-05-22 2017-10-10
9.0
None Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Complete
Buffer overflow in SCTP in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed HB-ACK chunk.
1718 CVE-2006-1856 Bypass 2006-05-19 2017-10-10
7.5
User Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Certain modifications to the Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier do not add the appropriate Linux Security Modules (LSM) file_permission hooks to the (1) readv and (2) writev functions, which might allow attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.
1719 CVE-2006-1624 DoS 2006-04-05 2018-10-18
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The default configuration of syslogd in the Linux sysklogd package does not enable the -x (disable name lookups) option, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via messages with spoofed source IP addresses.
1720 CVE-2006-1528 20 DoS 2006-05-18 2018-10-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Linux kernel before 2.6.13 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a dio transfer from the sg driver to memory mapped (mmap) IO space.
1721 CVE-2006-1527 DoS 2006-05-03 2017-10-10
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
The SCTP-netfilter code in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.13 allows remote attackers to trigger a denial of service (infinite loop) via unknown vectors that cause an invalid SCTP chunk size to be processed by the for_each_sctp_chunk function.
1722 CVE-2006-1525 399 DoS 2006-04-19 2018-10-03
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
ip_route_input in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.16.8 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a request for a route for a multicast IP address, which triggers a null dereference.
1723 CVE-2006-1524 264 Bypass 2006-04-19 2017-07-19
3.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
madvise_remove in Linux kernel 2.6.16 up to 2.6.16.6 does not follow file and mmap restrictions, which allows local users to bypass IPC permissions and replace portions of readonly tmpfs files with zeroes, aka the MADV_REMOVE vulnerability. NOTE: this description was originally written in a way that combined two separate issues. The mprotect issue now has a separate name, CVE-2006-2071.
1724 CVE-2006-1523 2006-04-12 2016-10-17
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The __group_complete_signal function in the RCU signal handling (signal.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.16, and possibly other versions, has unknown impact and attack vectors related to improper use of BUG_ON.
1725 CVE-2006-1522 20 DoS 2006-04-10 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The sys_add_key function in the keyring code in Linux kernel 2.6.16.1 and 2.6.17-rc1, and possibly earlier versions, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via keyctl requests that add a key to a user key instead of a keyring key, which causes an invalid dereference in the __keyring_search_one function.
1726 CVE-2006-1368 119 DoS Overflow Mem. Corr. 2006-03-23 2018-10-03
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in the USB Gadget RNDIS implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.16 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kmalloc'd memory corruption) via a remote NDIS response to OID_GEN_SUPPORTED_LIST, which causes memory to be allocated for the reply data but not the reply structure.
1727 CVE-2006-1242 Bypass 2006-03-15 2018-10-18
5.0
None Remote Low Not required Partial None None
The ip_push_pending_frames function in Linux 2.4.x and 2.6.x before 2.6.16 increments the IP ID field when sending a RST after receiving unsolicited TCP SYN-ACK packets, which allows remote attackers to conduct an Idle Scan (nmap -sI) attack, which bypasses intended protections against such attacks.
1728 CVE-2006-1055 DoS 2006-04-05 2018-10-03
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The fill_write_buffer function in sysfs/file.c in Linux kernel 2.6.12 up to versions before 2.6.17-rc1 does not zero terminate a buffer when a length of PAGE_SIZE or more is requested, which might allow local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by causing an out-of-bounds read.
1729 CVE-2006-0744 20 2006-04-18 2018-10-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Linux kernel before 2.6.16.5 does not properly handle uncanonical return addresses on Intel EM64T CPUs, which reports an exception in the SYSRET instead of the next instruction, which causes the kernel exception handler to run on the user stack with the wrong GS.
1730 CVE-2006-0742 DoS 2006-03-09 2018-10-03
4.6
None Local Low Single system None None Complete
The die_if_kernel function in arch/ia64/kernel/unaligned.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.15.6, possibly when compiled with certain versions of gcc, has the "noreturn" attribute set, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by causing user faults on Itanium systems.
1731 CVE-2006-0558 DoS 2006-04-14 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
perfmon (perfmon.c) in Linux kernel on IA64 architectures allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by interrupting a task while another process is accessing the mm_struct, which triggers a BUG_ON action in the put_page_testzero function.
1732 CVE-2006-0557 2006-03-12 2018-10-03
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
sys_mbind in mempolicy.c in Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier does not sanity check the maxnod variable before making certain computations for the get_nodes function, which has unknown impact and attack vectors.
1733 CVE-2006-0457 DoS 2006-03-13 2018-10-03
7.1
None Remote High Not required Complete None Complete
Race condition in the (1) add_key, (2) request_key, and (3) keyctl functions in Linux kernel 2.6.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) or read sensitive kernel memory by modifying the length of a string argument between the time that the kernel calculates the length and when it copies the data into kernel memory.
1734 CVE-2006-0454 399 DoS 2006-02-07 2018-10-19
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
Linux kernel before 2.6.15.3 down to 2.6.12, while constructing an ICMP response in icmp_send, does not properly handle when the ip_options_echo function in icmp.c fails, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors such as (1) record-route and (2) timestamp IP options with the needaddr bit set and a truncated value.
1735 CVE-2006-0096 2006-01-06 2018-10-03
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
wan/sdla.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.11 and 2.4.x before 2.4.29 does not require the CAP_SYS_RAWIO privilege for an SDLA firmware upgrade, with unknown impact and local attack vectors. NOTE: further investigation suggests that this issue requires root privileges to exploit, since it is protected by CAP_NET_ADMIN; thus it might not be a vulnerability, although capabilities provide finer distinctions between privilege levels.
1736 CVE-2006-0039 362 2006-05-19 2017-10-10
4.7
None Local High Not required Partial None Complete
Race condition in the do_add_counters function in netfilter for Linux kernel 2.6.16 allows local users with CAP_NET_ADMIN capabilities to read kernel memory by triggering the race condition in a way that produces a size value that is inconsistent with allocated memory, which leads to a buffer over-read in IPT_ENTRY_ITERATE.
1737 CVE-2006-0038 189 Overflow 2006-03-22 2017-10-10
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer overflow in the do_replace function in netfilter for Linux before 2.6.16-rc3, when using "virtualization solutions" such as OpenVZ, allows local users with CAP_NET_ADMIN rights to cause a buffer overflow in the copy_from_user function.
1738 CVE-2006-0037 DoS Mem. Corr. 2006-01-23 2017-07-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
ip_nat_pptp in the PPTP NAT helper (netfilter/ip_nat_helper_pptp.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.14, and other versions, allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption or crash) via a crafted outbound packet that causes an incorrect offset to be calculated from pointer arithmetic when non-linear SKBs (socket buffers) are used.
1739 CVE-2006-0036 DoS Mem. Corr. 2006-01-23 2017-07-19
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
ip_nat_pptp in the PPTP NAT helper (netfilter/ip_nat_helper_pptp.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.14, and other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption or crash) via an inbound PPTP_IN_CALL_REQUEST packet that causes a null pointer to be used in an offset calculation.
1740 CVE-2006-0035 399 DoS 2006-01-11 2017-07-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
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.
1741 CVE-2005-4886 189 DoS 2010-02-26 2018-10-30
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The selinux_parse_skb_ipv6 function in security/selinux/hooks.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.12-rc4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via vectors associated with an incorrect call to the ipv6_skip_exthdr function.
1742 CVE-2005-4881 200 +Info 2009-10-19 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
The netlink subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.4.x before 2.4.37.6 and 2.6.x before 2.6.13-rc1 does not initialize certain padding fields in structures, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via unspecified vectors, related to the (1) tc_fill_qdisc, (2) tcf_fill_node, (3) neightbl_fill_info, (4) neightbl_fill_param_info, (5) neigh_fill_info, (6) rtnetlink_fill_ifinfo, (7) rtnetlink_fill_iwinfo, (8) vif_delete, (9) ipmr_destroy_unres, (10) ipmr_cache_alloc_unres, (11) ipmr_cache_resolve, (12) inet6_fill_ifinfo, (13) tca_get_fill, (14) tca_action_flush, (15) tcf_add_notify, (16) tc_dump_action, (17) cbq_dump_police, (18) __nlmsg_put, (19) __rta_fill, (20) __rta_reserve, (21) inet6_fill_prefix, (22) rsvp_dump, and (23) cbq_dump_ovl functions.
1743 CVE-2005-4811 DoS 2005-12-31 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The hugepage code (hugetlb.c) in Linux kernel 2.6, possibly 2.6.12 and 2.6.13, in certain configurations, allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by triggering an mmap error before a prefault, which causes an error in the unmap_hugepage_area function.
1744 CVE-2005-4798 DoS Overflow 2005-12-31 2017-10-10
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
Buffer overflow in NFS readlink handling in the Linux Kernel 2.4 up to 2.4.31 allows remote NFS servers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long symlink, which is not properly handled in (1) nfs2xdr.c or (2) nfs3xdr.c and causes a crash in the NFS client.
1745 CVE-2005-4639 DoS Exec Code Overflow 2005-12-31 2018-10-03
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Buffer overflow in the CA-driver (dst_ca.c) for TwinHan DST Frontend/Card in Linux kernel 2.6.12 and other versions before 2.6.15 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by "reading more than 8 bytes into an 8 byte long array".
1746 CVE-2005-4635 DoS 2005-12-31 2008-09-05
5.0
None Remote Low Not required None None Partial
The nl_fib_input function in fib_frontend.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.15 does not check for valid lengths of the header and payload, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memory reference) via malformed fib_lookup netlink messages.
1747 CVE-2005-4618 DoS Overflow 2005-12-31 2018-10-03
3.6
None Local Low Not required None Partial Partial
Buffer overflow in sysctl in the Linux Kernel 2.6 before 2.6.15 allows local users to corrupt user memory and possibly cause a denial of service via a long string, which causes sysctl to write a zero byte outside the buffer. NOTE: since the sysctl is called from a userland program that provides the argument, this might not be a vulnerability, unless a legitimate user-assisted or setuid scenario can be identified.
1748 CVE-2005-4351 Bypass 2005-12-31 2017-07-19
4.3
None Local Low Single system Partial Partial Partial
The securelevels implementation in FreeBSD 7.0 and earlier, OpenBSD up to 3.8, DragonFly up to 1.2, and Linux up to 2.6.15 allows root users to bypass immutable settings for files by mounting another filesystem that masks the immutable files while the system is running.
1749 CVE-2005-3858 DoS 2005-11-27 2018-10-03
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Memory leak in the ip6_input_finish function in ip6_input.c in Linux kernel 2.6.12 and earlier might allow attackers to cause a denial of service via malformed IPv6 packets with unspecified parameter problems, which prevents the SKB from being freed.
1750 CVE-2005-3857 399 DoS 2005-11-27 2018-10-19
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The time_out_leases function in locks.c for Linux kernel before 2.6.15-rc3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel log message consumption) by causing a large number of broken leases, which is recorded to the log using the printk function.
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