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CVE-1999-1442 Detail

Current Description

Bug in AMD K6 processor on Linux 2.0.x and 2.1.x kernels allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a particular sequence of instructions, possibly related to accessing addresses outside of segments.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/22/1998
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://uwsg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/9805.3/0855.html Broken Link Third Party Advisory
http://www.cs.helsinki.fi/linux/linux-kernel/Year-1998/1998-25/0816.html Broken Link Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1442
NVD Published Date:
06/22/1998
NVD Last Modified:
09/11/2018