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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2004-0596
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:38:51
Published 06 Aug 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-0596

Summary

The Equalizer Load-balancer for serial network interfaces (eql.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service via a non-existent device name that triggers a null dereference.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6 Test9 Cvs

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.2

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.3

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.4

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.5

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.6

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.7


References

BID - 10730

XF - linux-eql-dos(16694)

CONFIRM - http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@40d4aa72hPLWy-jMLr0eJAXMxHcNZg


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:40