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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.
251 CVE-2010-4655 200 +Info 2011-07-18 2018-10-10
1.2
None Local High Not required Partial None None
net/core/ethtool.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36 does not initialize certain data structures, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel heap memory by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for an ethtool ioctl call.
252 CVE-2010-4251 399 DoS 2011-05-26 2018-10-10
6.1
None Local Network Low Not required None None Complete
The socket implementation in net/core/sock.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.34 does not properly manage a backlog of received packets, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by sending a large amount of network traffic, as demonstrated by netperf UDP tests.
253 CVE-2010-2954 399 DoS 2010-09-03 2017-08-16
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The irda_bind function in net/irda/af_irda.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc3-next-20100901 does not properly handle failure of the irda_open_tsap function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and panic) and possibly have unspecified other impact via multiple unsuccessful calls to bind on an AF_IRDA (aka PF_IRDA) socket.
254 CVE-2010-2226 20 2010-09-03 2018-10-10
1.9
None Local Medium Not required Partial None None
The xfs_swapext function in fs/xfs/xfs_dfrag.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.35 does not properly check the file descriptors passed to the SWAPEXT ioctl, which allows local users to leverage write access and obtain read access by swapping one file into another file.
255 CVE-2010-0437 DoS 2010-03-24 2018-10-10
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The ip6_dst_lookup_tail function in net/ipv6/ip6_output.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27 does not properly handle certain circumstances involving an IPv6 TUN network interface and a large number of neighbors, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors.
256 CVE-2010-0291 264 DoS +Priv 2010-02-15 2018-11-16
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The Linux kernel before 2.6.32.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (panic) by calling the (1) mmap or (2) mremap function, aka the "do_mremap() mess" or "mremap/mmap mess."
257 CVE-2010-0006 476 DoS 2010-01-26 2018-11-13
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The ipv6_hop_jumbo function in net/ipv6/exthdrs.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32.4, when network namespaces are enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via an invalid IPv6 jumbogram, a related issue to CVE-2007-4567.
258 CVE-2010-0003 200 DoS +Info 2010-01-26 2018-11-16
5.4
None Local Medium Not required Partial None Complete
The print_fatal_signal function in kernel/signal.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32.4 on the i386 platform, when print-fatal-signals is enabled, allows local users to discover the contents of arbitrary memory locations by jumping to an address and then reading a log file, and might allow local users to cause a denial of service (system slowdown or crash) by jumping to an address.
259 CVE-2009-4271 DoS 2010-03-19 2017-09-18
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The Linux kernel 2.6.9 through 2.6.17 on the x86_64 and amd64 platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via a 32-bit application that calls mprotect on its Virtual Dynamic Shared Object (VDSO) page and then triggers a segmentation fault.
260 CVE-2009-4031 20 DoS 2009-11-29 2018-11-16
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The do_insn_fetch function in arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the x86 emulator in the KVM subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32-rc8-next-20091125 tries to interpret instructions that contain too many bytes to be valid, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (increased scheduling latency) on the host OS via unspecified manipulations related to SMP support.
261 CVE-2009-2768 119 DoS Overflow 2009-08-14 2017-08-16
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The load_flat_shared_library function in fs/binfmt_flat.c in the flat subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.31-rc6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by executing a shared flat binary, which triggers an access of an "uninitialized cred pointer."
262 CVE-2009-2698 476 DoS +Priv 2009-08-27 2019-09-05
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The udp_sendmsg function in the UDP implementation in (1) net/ipv4/udp.c and (2) net/ipv6/udp.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving the MSG_MORE flag and a UDP socket.
263 CVE-2009-2406 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2009-07-31 2018-10-30
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Stack-based buffer overflow in the parse_tag_11_packet function in fs/ecryptfs/keystore.c in the eCryptfs subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.30.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain privileges via vectors involving a crafted eCryptfs file, related to not ensuring that the key signature length in a Tag 11 packet is compatible with the key signature buffer size.
264 CVE-2009-1389 119 DoS Overflow Mem. Corr. 2009-06-16 2018-10-30
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Buffer overflow in the RTL8169 NIC driver (drivers/net/r8169.c) in the Linux kernel before 2.6.30 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel memory corruption and crash) via a long packet.
265 CVE-2009-0834 264 Bypass 2009-03-06 2018-10-10
3.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
The audit_syscall_entry function in the Linux kernel 2.6.28.7 and earlier on the x86_64 platform does not properly handle (1) a 32-bit process making a 64-bit syscall or (2) a 64-bit process making a 32-bit syscall, which allows local users to bypass certain syscall audit configurations via crafted syscalls, a related issue to CVE-2009-0342 and CVE-2009-0343.
266 CVE-2009-0778 DoS 2009-03-12 2018-10-10
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The icmp_send function in net/ipv4/icmp.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.25, when configured as a router with a REJECT route, does not properly manage the Protocol Independent Destination Cache (aka DST) in some situations involving transmission of an ICMP Host Unreachable message, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connectivity outage) by sending a large series of packets to many destination IP addresses within this REJECT route, related to an "rt_cache leak."
267 CVE-2008-4609 16 DoS 2008-10-20 2019-04-30
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The TCP implementation in (1) Linux, (2) platforms based on BSD Unix, (3) Microsoft Windows, (4) Cisco products, and probably other operating systems allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection queue exhaustion) via multiple vectors that manipulate information in the TCP state table, as demonstrated by sockstress.
268 CVE-2008-3496 119 Overflow 2008-08-06 2018-10-30
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in format descriptor parsing in the uvc_parse_format function in drivers/media/video/uvc/uvc_driver.c in uvcvideo in the video4linux (V4L) implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26.1 has unknown impact and attack vectors.
269 CVE-2008-2826 189 DoS Overflow 2008-07-02 2017-08-07
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Integer overflow in the sctp_getsockopt_local_addrs_old function in net/sctp/socket.c in the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (sctp) functionality in the Linux kernel before 2.6.25.9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (resource consumption and system outage) via vectors involving a large addr_num field in an sctp_getaddrs_old data structure.
270 CVE-2008-1669 94 Exec Code 2008-05-07 2018-10-30
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Linux kernel before 2.6.25.2 does not apply a certain protection mechanism for fcntl functionality, which allows local users to (1) execute code in parallel or (2) exploit a race condition to obtain "re-ordered access to the descriptor table."
271 CVE-2008-1375 362 DoS +Priv 2008-05-02 2018-10-11
6.9
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the directory notification subsystem (dnotify) in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.24.6, and 2.6.25 before 2.6.25.1, allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
272 CVE-2008-0001 Bypass 2008-01-15 2018-10-15
3.6
None Local Low Not required None Partial Partial
VFS in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22.16, and 2.6.23.x before 2.6.23.14, performs tests of access mode by using the flag variable instead of the acc_mode variable, which might allow local users to bypass intended permissions and remove directories.
273 CVE-2007-6762 119 Overflow 2019-07-27 2019-09-27
7.5
None Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
In the Linux kernel before 2.6.20, there is an off-by-one bug in net/netlabel/netlabel_cipso_v4.c where it is possible to overflow the doi_def->tags[] array.
274 CVE-2007-6206 16 +Info 2007-12-03 2018-10-15
2.1
None Local Low Not required Partial None None
The do_coredump function in fs/exec.c in Linux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x up to 2.6.24-rc3, and possibly other versions, does not change the UID of a core dump file if it exists before a root process creates a core dump in the same location, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information.
275 CVE-2007-5093 399 DoS 2007-09-26 2018-10-30
4.0
None Local High Not required None None Complete
The disconnect method in the Philips USB Webcam (pwc) driver in Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.22.6 "relies on user space to close the device," which allows user-assisted local attackers to cause a denial of service (USB subsystem hang and CPU consumption in khubd) by not closing the device after the disconnect is invoked. NOTE: this rarely crosses privilege boundaries, unless the attacker can convince the victim to unplug the affected device.
276 CVE-2007-3642 189 DoS 2007-07-09 2012-10-30
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The decode_choice function in net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_h323_asn1.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.20.15, 2.6.21.x before 2.6.21.6, and before 2.6.22 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an encoded, out-of-range index value for a choice field, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.
277 CVE-2007-2876 DoS 2007-06-11 2018-10-30
6.1
None Local Network Low Not required None None Complete
The sctp_new function in (1) ip_conntrack_proto_sctp.c and (2) nf_conntrack_proto_sctp.c in Netfilter in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.20.13, and 2.6.21.x before 2.6.21.4, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by causing certain invalid states that trigger a NULL pointer dereference.
278 CVE-2007-2453 2007-06-11 2018-10-30
1.2
None Local High Not required Partial None None
The random number feature in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.20.13, and 2.6.21.x before 2.6.21.4, (1) does not properly seed pools when there is no entropy, or (2) uses an incorrect cast when extracting entropy, which might cause the random number generator to provide the same values after reboots on systems without an entropy source.
279 CVE-2007-1592 119 DoS Overflow 2007-03-22 2017-10-10
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.21-rc3 inadvertently copies the ipv6_fl_socklist from a listening TCP socket to child sockets, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) or double free by opening a listening IPv6 socket, attaching a flow label, and connecting to that socket.
280 CVE-2006-6106 119 DoS Exec Code Overflow 2006-12-19 2018-10-17
7.5
User Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
Multiple buffer overflows in the cmtp_recv_interopmsg function in the Bluetooth driver (net/bluetooth/cmtp/capi.c) in the Linux kernel 2.4.22 up to 2.4.33.4 and 2.6.2 before 2.6.18.6, and 2.6.19.x, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via CAPI messages with a large value for the length of the (1) manu (manufacturer) or (2) serial (serial number) field.
281 CVE-2006-5823 DoS Mem. Corr. 2006-11-09 2018-10-30
4.0
None Local High Not required None None Complete
The zlib_inflate function in Linux kernel 2.6.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed filesystem that uses zlib compression that triggers memory corruption, as demonstrated using cramfs.
282 CVE-2006-5751 Exec Code Overflow 2006-12-01 2018-10-30
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer overflow in the get_fdb_entries function in net/bridge/br_ioctl.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.18.4 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a large maxnum value in an ioctl request.
283 CVE-2006-5619 399 DoS 2006-10-31 2018-10-17
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
The seqfile handling (ip6fl_get_n function in ip6_flowlabel.c) in Linux kernel 2.6 up to 2.6.18-stable allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang or oops) via unspecified manipulations that trigger an infinite loop while searching for flowlabels.
284 CVE-2006-5331 19 DoS 2017-10-29 2017-11-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The altivec_unavailable_exception function in arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19 on 64-bit systems mishandles the case where CONFIG_ALTIVEC is defined and the CPU actually supports Altivec, but the Altivec support was not detected by the kernel, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by triggering execution of an Altivec instruction.
285 CVE-2006-5174 2006-10-10 2018-10-30
2.1
None Local Low Not required Partial None None
The copy_from_user function in the uaccess code in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.19-rc1, when running on s390, does not properly clear a kernel buffer, which allows local user space programs to read portions of kernel memory by "appending to a file from a bad address," which triggers a fault that prevents the unused memory from being cleared in the kernel buffer.
286 CVE-2006-5173 DoS 2006-10-17 2018-10-30
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
Linux kernel does not properly save or restore EFLAGS during a context switch, or reset the flags when creating new threads, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (process crash), as demonstrated using a process that sets the Alignment Check flag (EFLAGS 0x40000), which triggers a SIGBUS in other processes that have an unaligned access.
287 CVE-2006-4997 DoS 2006-10-10 2018-10-30
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The clip_mkip function in net/atm/clip.c of the ATM subsystem in Linux kernel allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via unknown vectors that cause the ATM subsystem to access the memory of socket buffers after they are freed (freed pointer dereference).
288 CVE-2006-4813 2006-10-12 2018-10-30
2.1
None Local Low Not required Partial None None
The __block_prepare_write function in fs/buffer.c for Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.13 does not properly clear buffers during certain error conditions, which allows local users to read portions of files that have been unlinked.
289 CVE-2006-4572 264 Bypass 2006-11-06 2012-03-19
7.5
User Remote Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
ip6_tables in netfilter in the Linux kernel before 2.6.16.31 allows remote attackers to (1) bypass a rule that disallows a protocol, via a packet with the protocol header not located immediately after the fragment header, aka "ip6_tables protocol bypass bug;" and (2) bypass a rule that looks for a certain extension header, via a packet with an extension header outside the first fragment, aka "ip6_tables extension header bypass bug."
290 CVE-2006-4538 DoS 2006-09-05 2018-10-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Linux kernel 2.6.17 and earlier, when running on IA64 or SPARC platforms, allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed ELF file that triggers memory maps that cross region boundaries.
291 CVE-2006-3741 DoS 2006-10-10 2018-10-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The perfmonctl system call (sys_perfmonctl) in Linux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6 before 2.6.18, when running on Itanium systems, does not properly track the reference count for file descriptors, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption).
292 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.
293 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.
294 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.
295 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.
296 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).
297 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.
298 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.
299 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.
300 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.
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