CVE-2005-3055

LOW

Description

Linux kernel 2.6.8 to 2.6.14-rc2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel OOPS) via a userspace process that issues a USB Request Block (URB) to a USB device and terminates before the URB is finished, which leads to a stale pointer reference.

References

http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=112766129313883

http://secunia.com/advisories/17826

http://secunia.com/advisories/17917

http://secunia.com/advisories/17918

http://secunia.com/advisories/19374

http://secunia.com/advisories/21035

http://secunia.com/advisories/21136

http://secunia.com/advisories/21465

http://secunia.com/advisories/21983

http://secunia.com/advisories/22417

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-180.htm

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-200.htm

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1017

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:218

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

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:220

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:235

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0437.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0575.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0579.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0580.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/9806

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/419522/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14955

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1863

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9472

https://usn.ubuntu.com/219-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-09-26

Updated: 2018-10-19

Type: CWE-20

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