CVE-2006-5754

Current Description

The aio_setup_ring function in Linux kernel does not properly initialize a variable, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via an unspecified error path that causes an incorrect free operation.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 30, 2007
Last ModifiedOctober 11, 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:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.9
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.9
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 Kernel********2.6.11

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Linux Linux Kernel *

References

NameSourceURLTags
RHSA-2007:0014http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0014.htmlREDHAT
23997http://secunia.com/advisories/23997SECUNIAVendor Advisory
24206http://secunia.com/advisories/24206SECUNIAVendor Advisory
25683http://secunia.com/advisories/25683SECUNIA
25714http://secunia.com/advisories/25714SECUNIA
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-063.htmhttp://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-063.htmCONFIRM
DSA-1304http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1304DEBIAN
MDKSA-2007:025http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:025MANDRIVA
SUSE-SA:2007:035http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_35_kernel.htmlSUSE
22193http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22193BID
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11234https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11234OVAL