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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2005-1406
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:21:44
Published 06 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1406

Summary

The kernel in FreeBSD 4.x to 4.11 and 5.x to 5.4 does not properly clear certain fixed-length buffers when copying variable-length data for use by applications, which could allow those applications to read previously used sensitive memory.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 4.1

  • Freebsd 4.10

  • Freebsd 4.11

  • Freebsd 4.2

  • Freebsd 4.3

  • Freebsd 4.4

  • Freebsd 4.5

  • Freebsd 4.6

  • Freebsd 4.7

  • Freebsd 4.8

  • Freebsd 4.9

  • Freebsd 5.1

  • Freebsd 5.2

  • Freebsd 5.3

  • Freebsd 5.4


References

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-05:08

VUPEN - ADV-2005-2256

BID - 15252

BID - 13526

SECUNIA - 17368

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2005-10-31


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:09