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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-2801
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:25:03
Published 06 Sep 2005 01:03:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2801

Summary

xattr.c in the ext2 and ext3 file system code for Linux kernel 2.6 does not properly compare the name_index fields when sharing xattr blocks, which could prevent default ACLs from being applied.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.0


References

SUSE - SUSE-SA:2005:018

MLIST - [debian-kernel] 20050809 Re: ACL patches in Debian 2.4 series kernel.

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2005:219

MLIST - [Acl-Devel] 20050205 [FIX] Long-standing xattr sharing bug

BID - 14793

FEDORA - FLSA:157459-3

REDHAT - RHSA-2006:0144

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:514

DEBIAN - DSA-922

DEBIAN - DSA-921

SECUNIA - 19252

SECUNIA - 18059

SECUNIA - 18056

SECUNIA - 17826

SECUNIA - 17073


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:38