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CVE-2006-2932 Detail

Current Description

A regression error in the restore_all code path of the 4/4GB split support for non-hugemem Linux kernels on Red Hat Linux Desktop and Enterprise Linux 4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/23/2006
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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

Evaluator Solution

Red Hat has issued an update for the kernel.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-203.htm
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0617.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19664
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11410

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11410
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11410

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4.0:*:desktop:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2932
NVD Published Date:
08/23/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017