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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-0530
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 12:26:18
Published 02 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-0530

Summary

Signedness error in the copy_from_read_buf function in n_tty.c for Linux kernel 2.6.10 and 2.6.11rc1 allows local users to read kernel memory via a negative argument.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.10

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.11 Rc1 Bk6


References

MISC - http://www.guninski.com/where_do_you_want_billg_to_go_today_3.html

FULLDISC - 20050215 linux kernel 2.6 fun. windoze is a joke

SUSE - SUSE-SA:2005:018

BUGTRAQ - 20050315 [USN-95-1] Linux kernel vulnerabilities

CONFIRM - http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@420181322LZmhPTewcCOLkubGwOL3w

CONECTIVA - CLA-2005:930

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:366


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:50