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CVE-2006-5619 Detail

Current Description

The seqfile handling (ip6fl_get_n function in ip6_flowlabel.c) in Linux kernel 2.6 up to 2.6.18-stable allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang or oops) via unspecified manipulations that trigger an infinite loop while searching for flowlabels.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/07/2006)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and are tracking it via bug 213214 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=213214 This issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/11/5/46
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0014.html
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-063.htm
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=bcd620757d3a4ae78ef0ca41adb5d9e400ed92b6
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:002
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:012
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:025
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_79_kernel.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451097/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20847
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-395-1
http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1233
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4297 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29970
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-760
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9311

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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:2.6.1
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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:2.6.1:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc3
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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:2.6.6:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc3
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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:2.6.7:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc3
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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:2.6.8:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc4
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc1
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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:rc5
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.3
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.4
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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:2.6.11.9
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10
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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
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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:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3
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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:rc6
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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:rc2
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 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc3
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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:rc5
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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:2.6.13.5
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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:rc5
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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:2.6.14.6
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5619
NVD Published Date:
10/31/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018