CVE-2005-3180

MEDIUM

Description

The Orinoco driver (orinoco.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.13 and earlier does not properly clear memory from a previously used packet whose length is increased, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information.

References

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=112914754708402&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/17114

http://secunia.com/advisories/17280

http://secunia.com/advisories/17364

http://secunia.com/advisories/17826

http://secunia.com/advisories/17917

http://secunia.com/advisories/17918

http://secunia.com/advisories/18562

http://secunia.com/advisories/18684

http://secunia.com/advisories/19374

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/75

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

http://www.kernel.org/hg/linux-2.6/?cmd=changeset;node=feecb2ffde28639e60ede769c6f817dc536c677b

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-2005-808.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0140.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0190.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0191.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/9549

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

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

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/428028/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/428058/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15085

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11332

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-10-12

Updated: 2018-10-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM