CVE-2005-2100

LOW

Description

The rw_vm function in usercopy.c in the 4GB split patch for the Linux kernel in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 does not perform proper bounds checking, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash).

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/17073

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

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=165547

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11556

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-10-25

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