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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2006-1589
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 05:02:19
Published 03 Apr 2006 06:04:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-1589

Summary

The elf_load_file function in NetBSD 2.0 through 3.0 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via an ELF interpreter that does not have a PT_LOAD section in its header, which triggers a null dereference.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Netbsd 2.0

  • Netbsd 2.0.1

  • Netbsd 2.0.2

  • Netbsd 2.0.3

  • Netbsd 2.1

  • Netbsd 3.0


References

SECTRACK - 1015848

NETBSD - NetBSD-SA2006-008

XF - netbsd-elfloadfile-dos(25690)

OSVDB - 24576


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:08