CVE-2005-1763

high
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Description

Buffer overflow in ptrace in the Linux Kernel for 64-bit architectures allows local users to write bytes into kernel memory.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/17073

http://secunia.com/advisories/18056

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

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_29_kernel.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-514.html

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13903

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10182

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-06-09

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
22788Debian DSA-922-1 : kernel-source-2.6.8 - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
21943CentOS 4 : kernel (CESA-2005:514)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
19989RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2005:514)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
801409CentOS RHSA-2005-514 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high