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Overview

Vulnerability Score 1.2 1.2
CVE Id CVE-2005-3106
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 HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-3106

Summary

Race condition in Linux 2.6, when threads are sharing memory mapping via CLONE_VM (such as linuxthreads and vfork), might allow local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by triggering a core dump while waiting for a thread that has just performed an exec.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.0


References

CONFIRM - http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/diffs/fs/exec.c@1.156?nav=index.html|src/|src/fs|hist/fs/exec.c

UBUNTU - USN-199-1

BID - 15049

FEDORA - FLSA:157459-3

REDHAT - RHSA-2006:0101

MANDRIVA - MDKSA-2006:072

DEBIAN - DSA-922

SECUNIA - 18510

SECUNIA - 18056

SECUNIA - 17141


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