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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0738
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:48
Published 18 Oct 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0738

Summary

LogLine function in klogd in sysklogd 1.3 in various Linux distributions allows an attacker to cause a denial of service (hang) by causing null bytes to be placed in log messages.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 1.3

  • Debian Linux 2.2

Application

  • Immunix 6.2

  • Immunix 7.0

  • Immunix 7.0 Beta


References

CERT-VN - VU#249579

BUGTRAQ - 20010614 sysklogd update -- Immunix OS 6.2, 7.0-beta, 7.0

XF - klogd-null-byte-dos(7098)

IMMUNIX - IMNX-2001-70-026-01


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