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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1442
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:32
Published 22 Jun 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1442

Summary

Bug in AMD K6 processor on Linux 2.0.x and 2.1.x kernels allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a particular sequence of instructions, possibly related to accessing addresses outside of segments.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.39

  • Linux Kernel 2.1.132


References

BID - 105

MISC - http://www.cs.helsinki.fi/linux/linux-kernel/Year-1998/1998-25/0816.html

MISC - http://uwsg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/9805.3/0855.html


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