CVE-2006-4093

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Description

Linux kernel 2.x.6 before 2.6.17.9 and 2.4.x before 2.4.33.1 on PowerPC PPC970 systems allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) related to the "HID0 attention enable on PPC970 at boot time."

References

http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.4/ChangeLog-2.4.33.1

http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.17.9

http://secunia.com/advisories/21563

http://secunia.com/advisories/21695

http://secunia.com/advisories/21847

http://secunia.com/advisories/21934

http://secunia.com/advisories/22093

http://secunia.com/advisories/22148

http://secunia.com/advisories/22292

http://secunia.com/advisories/22945

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-249.htm

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1184

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1237

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_21_sr.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_22_sr.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_57_kernel.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0689.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19615

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-346-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3330

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3331

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-611

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10666

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2006-08-21

Updated: 2018-10-17

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
67401Oracle Linux 4 : kernel (ELSA-2006-0617 / ELSA-2006-0689)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
59121SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (x86_64) (ZYPP Patch Number 2096)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
29485SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (i386) (ZYPP Patch Number 2097)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
27925Ubuntu 5.04 / 5.10 / 6.06 LTS : linux-source-2.6.10/-2.6.12/-2.6.15 vulnerabilities (USN-346-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
27290openSUSE 10 Security Update : kernel (kernel-2099)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
23911Debian DSA-1237-1 : kernel-source-2.4.27 - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
22726Debian DSA-1184-2 : kernel-source-2.6.8 - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
22523RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2006:0689)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
22513CentOS 4 : kernel (CESA-2006:0689)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
801422CentOS RHSA-2006-0689 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high