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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-4886

Original release date: 02/26/2010
Last revised: 04/28/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The selinux_parse_skb_ipv6 function in security/selinux/hooks.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.12-rc4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (OOPS) via vectors associated with an incorrect call to the ipv6_skip_exthdr function.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=160117
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100222 CVE-2005-4886 assigned to old remote oops
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/v2.6.12/ChangeLog-2.6.12-rc4
External Source: XF
Name: kernel-selinuxparseskbipv6-dos(56614)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=0d3d077cd4f1154e63a9858e47fe3fb1ad0c03e5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:final
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test9
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