CVE-2006-5757 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in the __find_get_block_slow function in the ISO9660 filesystem in Linux 2.6.18 and possibly other versions allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by mounting a crafted ISO9660 filesystem containing malformed data structures.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://projects.info-pull.com/mokb/MOKB-05-11-2006.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0014.html
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-063.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1304
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:002
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:012
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_79_kernel.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/471457
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20920 Exploit 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-416-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4359
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30029
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10111

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-17 DEPRECATED: Code cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5757
NVD Published Date:
11/06/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017
Source:
MITRE