CVE-2005-0757

LOW

Description

The xattr file system code, as backported in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 on 64-bit systems, does not properly handle certain offsets, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via certain actions on an ext3 file system with extended attributes enabled.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/18056

http://secunia.com/advisories/18059

http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-921

http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-922

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-294.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13680

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11406

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-05-18

Updated: 2017-10-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW