ID CVE-2007-4133
Summary The (1) hugetlb_vmtruncate_list and (2) hugetlb_vmtruncate functions in fs/hugetlbfs/inode.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19-rc4 perform certain prio_tree calculations using HPAGE_SIZE instead of PAGE_SIZE units, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.21:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.21:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.22:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.22:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.24:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.24:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.30:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.30:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.34:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.34:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 4.7 (as of 29-09-2017 - 01:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL MEDIUM NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:05:48.257-04:00
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 5
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11414
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is CentOS Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15802
  • comment Oracle Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15459
description The (1) hugetlb_vmtruncate_list and (2) hugetlb_vmtruncate functions in fs/hugetlbfs/inode.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19-rc4 perform certain prio_tree calculations using HPAGE_SIZE instead of PAGE_SIZE units, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10451
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title The (1) hugetlb_vmtruncate_list and (2) hugetlb_vmtruncate functions in fs/hugetlbfs/inode.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.19-rc4 perform certain prio_tree calculations using HPAGE_SIZE instead of PAGE_SIZE units, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors.
version 18
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2007:0940
rpms
  • kernel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-PAE-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-PAE-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-doc-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-headers-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-kdump-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-kdump-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-xen-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-xen-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
refmap via4
bid 25904
confirm
debian
  • DSA-1381
  • DSA-1504
mandriva
  • MDKSA-2007:216
  • MDVSA-2008:008
  • MDVSA-2008:105
secunia
  • 26994
  • 27322
  • 28170
  • 28971
  • 29058
ubuntu
  • USN-558-1
  • USN-578-1
xf kernel-hugetlbfs-dos(36925)
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2007-10-18
organization Red Hat
statement This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.
Last major update 29-09-2017 - 01:29
Published 04-10-2007 - 23:17
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