CVE-2005-0867

high
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Description

Integer overflow in Linux kernel 2.6 allows local users to overwrite kernel memory by writing to a sysfs file.

References

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_18_kernel.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-366.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/427980/100/0/threaded

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10867

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-05-02

Updated: 2018-10-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
21928CentOS 3 / 4 : kernel (CESA-2005:366)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
20497Ubuntu 4.10 : linux-source-2.6.8.1 vulnerabilities (USN-110-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
18095RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2005:366)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
801406CentOS RHSA-2005-366 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high