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CVE-2006-6655 Detail

Current Description

The procfs implementation in NetBSD-current before 20061023, NetBSD 3.0 and 3.0.1 before 20061024, and NetBSD 2.x before 20061029 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) by attempting to access /emul/linux/proc/0/stat on a procfs filesystem that was mounted with mount_procfs -o linux, which results in a NULL pointer dereference.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2006-026.txt.asc
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017293 Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6655
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008