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CVE-2008-0352 Detail

Description

The Linux kernel 2.6.20 through 2.6.21.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a certain IPv6 packet, possibly involving the Jumbo Payload hop-by-hop option (jumbogram).

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/17/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0352
Original release date:
01/17/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.8 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/21/2008)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8450 External Source CONFIRM http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8450
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.2 External Source MISC http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.2
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39643 External Source XF linux-kernel-ipv6-jumbogram-dos(39643)
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/4893 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 4893

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:git7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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