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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-3105
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 12:33:09
Published 30 Sep 2005 06:05:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-3105

Summary

The mprotect code (mprotect.c) in Linux 2.6 on Itanium IA64 Montecito processors does not properly maintain cache coherency as required by the architecture, which allows local users to cause a denial of service and possibly corrupt data by modifying PTE protections.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.0


References

MISC - http://www.intel.com/cd/ids/developer/asmo-na/eng/215766.htm

CONFIRM - http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@4248d4019z8HvgrPAji51TKrWiV2uw?nav=index.html|src/|src/mm|related/mm/mprotect.c

MISC - http://cache-www.intel.com/cd/00/00/21/57/215792_215792.pdf

REDHAT - RHSA-2005:514

DEBIAN - DSA-922

SECUNIA - 18056


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