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CVE-2006-3121 Detail

Current Description

The peel_netstring function in cl_netstring.c in the heartbeat subsystem in High-Availability Linux before 1.2.5, and 2.0 before 2.0.7, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via the length parameter in a heartbeat message.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-23.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1151 Patch
http://www.linux-ha.org/_cache/SecurityIssues__sec03.txt
http://www.linux-ha.org/SecurityIssues Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:142
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19516 Patch
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-335-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3288 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28396

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:high_availability_linux_project:heartbeat:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3121
NVD Published Date:
08/16/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017