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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2006-1797
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 05:02:52
Published 18 Apr 2006 06:02:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-1797

Summary

The kernel in NetBSD-current before September 28, 2005 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) by using the SIOCGIFALIAS ioctl to gather information on a non-existent alias of a network interface, which causes a NULL pointer dereference.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Netbsd 1.6

  • Netbsd 1.6.1

  • Netbsd 1.6.2

  • Netbsd 2.0

  • Netbsd 2.0.1

  • Netbsd 2.0.2

  • Netbsd 2.0.3

  • Netbsd 2.1

  • Netbsd 3.0


References

BID - 17497

SECTRACK - 1015908

SECUNIA - 19615

NETBSD - NetBSD-SA2006-012

XF - bsd-siocgifalias-ioctl-dos(25766)

OSVDB - 24578


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:11