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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2005-0091
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 12:25:28
Published 02 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-0091

Summary

Unknown vulnerability in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 kernel 4GB/4GB split patch, when using the hugemem kernel, allows local users to read and write to arbitrary kernel memory and gain privileges via certain syscalls.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Enterprise Linux 4.0

  • Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 4.0


References

XF - red-hat-patch-gain-privileges(20619)

BID - 12599

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:092


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:40