CVE-2000-0531

Current Description

Linux gpm program allows local users to cause a denial of service by flooding the /dev/gpmctl device with STREAM sockets.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 23, 1999
Last ModifiedDecember 19, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux2.3*******
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux2.4*******
    2.3OSCalderaOpenlinux Eserver2.3*******
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.0*i386*****
    2.3OSRedhatLinux6.1*i386*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Caldera Openlinux 2.3, 2.4
Caldera Openlinux Eserver 2.3
Redhat Linux 6.0, 6.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000728 MDKSA:2000-025 gpm updatehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0409.htmlBUGTRAQ
RHSA-2000:045http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-045.htmlREDHAT
1377http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1377BIDExploit PATCH Vendor Advisory
20000620 Bug in gpmhttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=Pine.LNX.4.10.10006201453090.1812-200BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
linux-gpm-gpmctl-dos(5010)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5010XF