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CVE-2003-0986 Detail

Description

Various routines for the ppc64 architecture on Linux kernel 2.6 prior to 2.6.2 and 2.4 prior to 2.4.24 do not use the copy_from_user function when copying data from userspace to kernelspace, which crosses security boundaries and allows local users to cause a denial of service.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.7 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.1


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.4/cset@3fdd54b3u9Eq0Wny2Nn1HGfI3pofOQ Patch Vendor Advisory
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@3ffcf122S7e3xPZCpibrXq6KRRjwqw Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-017.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9707

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9707
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9707

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test10:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test11:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test12:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:test9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:pre8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.21:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.21:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.21:pre7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.22:pre10:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.23:pre9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.23_ow2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.24_ow1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0:*:advanced_servers:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0:*:enterprise_server:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0:*:workstation:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0986
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017