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CVE-2006-0379 Detail

Current Description

FreeBSD kernel 5.4-STABLE and 6.0 does not completely initialize a buffer before making it available to userland, which could allow local users to read portions of kernel memory.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-06:06.kmem.asc
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015541
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16373
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24338

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.4:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.0:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0379
NVD Published Date:
01/25/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017