CVE-2006-5751

HIGH

Description

Integer overflow in the get_fdb_entries function in net/bridge/br_ioctl.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.18.4 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a large maxnum value in an ioctl request.

References

http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.18.4

http://projects.info-pull.com/mokb/MOKB-29-11-2006.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0014.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/23073

http://secunia.com/advisories/23252

http://secunia.com/advisories/23370

http://secunia.com/advisories/23384

http://secunia.com/advisories/23474

http://secunia.com/advisories/23593

http://secunia.com/advisories/23752

http://secunia.com/advisories/23997

http://secunia.com/advisories/24206

http://secunia.com/advisories/24547

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-063.htm

http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=blobdiff;h=4c61a7e0a86e1ae9e16867f9f8e4b0412b8edbaf;hp=4e4119a1213925568b8a1acdef9bf52b98b19da3;hb=ba8379b220509e9448c00a77cf6c15ac2a559cc7;f=net/bridge/br_ioctl.c

http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=ba8379b220509e9448c00a77cf6c15ac2a559cc7

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:002

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:012

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_79_kernel.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_21_kernel.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/453681/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21353

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-395-1

http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1233

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4781

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30588

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-803

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-837

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10151

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2006-12-02

Updated: 2018-10-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH