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CVE-2006-1859 Detail

Current Description

Memory leak in __setlease in fs/locks.c in Linux kernel before 2.6.16.16 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via unspecified actions related to an "uninitialised return value," aka "slab leak."


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.16.y.git;a=blobdiff;h=aa7f66091823dde953e15895dc427615701c39c7;hp=e75ac392a313f3fad823bf2e46a03f29701e3e34;hb=1f0e637c94a9b041833947c79110d6c02fff8618;f=fs/locks.c
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.16.y.git;a=commit;h=1f0e637c94a9b041833947c79110d6c02fff8618
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:123
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_42_kernel.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18033
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0028
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-302-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1767
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26438

Weakness Enumeration

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1859
NVD Published Date:
05/11/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.