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CVE-2005-3784 Detail

Current Description

The auto-reap of child processes in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.15 includes processes with ptrace attached, which leads to a dangling ptrace reference and allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and gain root privileges.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1017
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=7ed0175a462c4c30f6df6fac1cccac058f997739
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:018
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0101.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/9806
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/419522/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/427981/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/439623/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15625
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0070
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2649 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=174078
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9080
https://usn.ubuntu.com/231-1/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3784
NVD Published Date:
11/23/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018