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CVE-2005-3847 Detail

Current Description

The handle_stop_signal function in signal.c in Linux kernel 2.6.11 up to other versions before 2.6.13 and 2.6.12.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by sending a SIGKILL to a real-time threaded process while it is performing a core dump.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
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://lists.suse.de/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Feb/0010.html
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=112430346613450&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=112508422716574&w=2
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1017 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/chrisw/stable-queue.git;a=blob;h=f6cc7e101c49f356e4c4df5cca1ff352a0f01dd5;hb=9c5fcb99af7c157be45e9d53aeb857ded5211fcd;f=2.6.12.6/nptl-signal-delivery-deadlock-fix.patch Patch
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commitdiff;h=dd12f48d4e8774415b528d3991ae47c28f26e1ac;hp=ade6648b3b11a5d81f6f28135193ab6d85d621db Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16856

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 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:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3847
NVD Published Date:
11/26/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016