CVE-2004-0596

Current Description

The Equalizer Load-balancer for serial network interfaces (eql.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.x up to 2.6.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service via a non-existent device name that triggers a null dereference.

Basic Data

PublishedAugust 06, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
Assignercve@mitre.org
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
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test1******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test10******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test11******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test2******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test3******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test4******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test5******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test6******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test7******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test8******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.0test9******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.1*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.1rc1******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.1rc2******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.2*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.3*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.4*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.5*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.6*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.6rc1******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6.7*******
    2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel2.6_test9_cvs*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0, 2.6.1, 2.6.2, 2.6.3, 2.6.4, 2.6.5, 2.6.6, 2.6.7, 2.6_test9_cvs

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@40d4aa72hPLWy-jMLr0eJAXMxHcNZghttp://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@40d4aa72hPLWy-jMLr0eJAXMxHcNZgCONFIRM
10730http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10730BIDPATCH Vendor Advisory
linux-eql-dos(16694)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16694XF