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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-2499
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 12:31:33
Published 23 Aug 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2499

Summary

slocate before 2.7 does not properly process very long paths, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (updatedb exit and incomplete slocate database) via a certain crafted directory structure.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Slocate 2.1

  • Slocate 2.2

  • Slocate 2.3

  • Slocate 2.4

  • Slocate 2.5

  • Slocate 2.6


References

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:747

XF - slocate-directory-structure-dos(22316)

BID - 14640

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:346

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:345

OSVDB - 19034

SECTRACK - 1014751


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