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CVE-2004-0178 Detail

Description

The OSS code for the Sound Blaster (sb16) driver in Linux 2.4.x before 2.4.26, when operating in 16 bit mode, does not properly handle certain sample sizes, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a sample with an odd number of bytes.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/01/2004

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
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
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20040804-01-U.asc
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000846
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.4/cset@404ce5967rY2Ryu6Z_uNbYh643wuFA
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200407-02.xml
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/o-121.shtml
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/o-127.shtml
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/o-193.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-479
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-480
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-481
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-482 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-489 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-491 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-495 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:029
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-413.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-437.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9985
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15868
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9427

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9427
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9427

Technical Details

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cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0178
NVD Published Date:
06/01/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017