CVE-2005-0091

Current Description

Unknown vulnerability in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 kernel 4GB/4GB split patch, when using the hugemem kernel, allows local users to read and write to arbitrary kernel memory and gain privileges via certain syscalls.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 02, 2005
Last ModifiedOctober 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:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
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
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux4.0*advanced_server*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux4.0*enterprise_server*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux4.0*workstation*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux Desktop4.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Enterprise Linux 4.0
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 4.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
RHSA-2005:092http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-092.htmlREDHATVendor Advisory
12599http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12599BID
red-hat-patch-gain-privileges(20619)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/20619XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11249https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11249OVAL