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CVE-2005-1761 Detail

Current Description

Linux kernel 2.6 and 2.4 on the IA64 architecture allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via ptrace and the restore_sigcontext function.

Source:  MITRE
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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
http://kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=4ea78729b8dbfc400fe165a57b90a394a7275a54
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014275
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-922
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1018
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.12.1
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_44_kernel.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-514.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-551.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-663.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/427980/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14051
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1878
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10487

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:open_enterprise_server:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:novell:linux_desktop:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:1.0:*:desktop:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:8:*:enterprise_server:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:9.0:*:enterprise_server:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1761
NVD Published Date:
08/05/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018