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Linux » Linux Kernel » 2.4.29 RC2 : Security Vulnerabilities Published In 2006

Cpe Name:cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.29:rc2
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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.
1 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.
2 CVE-2006-4814 399 2006-12-19 2017-10-10
4.6
None Local Low Single system None None Complete
The mincore function in the Linux kernel before 2.4.33.6 does not properly lock access to user space, which has unspecified impact and attack vectors, possibly related to a deadlock.
3 CVE-2006-4093 DoS 2006-08-21 2018-10-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Linux kernel 2.x.6 before 2.6.17.9 and 2.4.x before 2.4.33.1 on PowerPC PPC970 systems allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) related to the "HID0 attention enable on PPC970 at boot time."
4 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).
5 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.
6 CVE-2006-2071 Bypass 2006-04-27 2018-10-18
2.1
None Local Low Not required None Partial None
Linux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x up to 2.6.16 allows local users to bypass IPC permissions and modify a readonly attachment of shared memory by using mprotect to give write permission to the attachment. NOTE: some original raw sources combined this issue with CVE-2006-1524, but they are different bugs.
7 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.
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