CVE-2006-7229

Current Description

The skge driver 1.5 in Linux kernel 2.6.15 on Ubuntu does not properly use the spin_lock and spin_unlock functions, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (machine crash) via a flood of network traffic.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 15, 2007
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-399
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.8
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3OSUbuntuLinux Kernel2.6.15*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ubuntu Linux Kernel 2.6.15

References

NameSourceURLTags
28971http://secunia.com/advisories/28971SECUNIAVendor Advisory
26511http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26511BID
USN-578-1http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-578-1UBUNTU
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-source-2.6.15/+bug/65631https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-source-2.6.15/+bug/65631CONFIRM