ID CVE-2006-5753
Summary Unspecified vulnerability in the listxattr system call in Linux kernel, when a "bad inode" is present, allows local users to cause a denial of service (data corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unknown vectors.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:advanced_server:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:advanced_server:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:enterprise_server:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:enterprise_server:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:workstation:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:workstation:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.2 (as of 11-10-2017 - 01:31)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:19:00.887-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description Unspecified vulnerability in the listxattr system call in Linux kernel, when a "bad inode" is present, allows local users to cause a denial of service (data corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unknown vectors.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9371
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Unspecified vulnerability in the listxattr system call in Linux kernel, when a "bad inode" is present, allows local users to cause a denial of service (data corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unknown vectors.
version 23
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2007:0014
rpms
  • kernel-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-devel-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-doc-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-hugemem-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-hugemem-devel-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-largesmp-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-largesmp-devel-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-smp-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
  • kernel-smp-devel-0:2.6.9-42.0.8.EL
refmap via4
bid 22316
bugtraq 20070615 rPSA-2007-0124-1 kernel xen
confirm
debian
  • DSA-1304
  • DSA-1503
fedora
  • FEDORA-2007-277
  • FEDORA-2007-291
mandriva
  • MDKSA-2007:040
  • MDKSA-2007:060
misc http://lkml.org/lkml/2007/1/3/150
osvdb 33020
secunia
  • 23955
  • 23997
  • 24098
  • 24100
  • 24206
  • 24400
  • 24429
  • 24482
  • 24547
  • 25226
  • 25683
  • 25691
  • 25714
  • 29058
suse
  • SUSE-SA:2007:018
  • SUSE-SA:2007:021
  • SUSE-SA:2007:030
  • SUSE-SA:2007:035
ubuntu USN-416-1
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2007-10-18
organization Red Hat
statement Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 is not vulnerable to this issue as it only affects x86_64 architectures. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch at release.
Last major update 11-10-2017 - 01:31
Published 30-01-2007 - 19:28
Back to Top