CVE-2005-2548

MEDIUM

Description

vlan_dev.c in the VLAN code for Linux kernel 2.6.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel oops from null dereference) via certain UDP packets that lead to a function call with the wrong argument, as demonstrated using snmpwalk on snmpd.

References

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=309308

http://lists.osdl.org/pipermail/bridge/2004-September/000638.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/17826

http://secunia.com/advisories/18056

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

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:219

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14611

https://usn.ubuntu.com/169-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-08-12

Updated: 2018-10-03

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM