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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-4798
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 12:37:05
Published 31 Dec 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-4798

Summary

Buffer overflow in NFS readlink handling in the Linux Kernel 2.4 up to 2.4.31 allows remote NFS servers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long symlink, which is not properly handled in (1) nfs2xdr.c or (2) nfs3xdr.c and causes a crash in the NFS client.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.10

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.11

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.12

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.13

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.14

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.15

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.16

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.17

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.18

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.19

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.2

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.20

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.21

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.22

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.23

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.23 Ow2

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.24

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.24 Ow1

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.25

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.26

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.27

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.28

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.29

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.3

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.30


References

CONFIRM - http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/marcelo/linux-2.4.git;a=commitdiff;h=87e03738fc15dc3ea4acde3a5dcb5f84b6b6152b

CONFIRM - http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/marcelo/linux-2.4.git;a=commit;h=87e03738fc15dc3ea4acde3a5dcb5f84b6b6152b

BID - 20186

SUSE - SUSE-SA:2006:028

DEBIAN - DSA-1184

DEBIAN - DSA-1183

SECUNIA - 22093

SECUNIA - 22082

SECUNIA - 20398


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:41:26