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CVE-2006-1856 Detail

Current Description

Certain modifications to the Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier do not add the appropriate Linux Security Modules (LSM) file_permission hooks to the (1) readv and (2) writev functions, which might allow attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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NIST: NVD
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.jammed.com/linux-security-module/2005/09/0019.html
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-161.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1184
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:123
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0493.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18105
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-302-1
http://www.ussg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/0604.3/0777.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=191524
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9927

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test10
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test11
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test8
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test9
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:2.6.20
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc7
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6_test9_cvs
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1856
NVD Published Date:
05/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017