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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3272

Original release date: 10/20/2005
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Linux kernel before 2.6.12 allows remote attackers to poison the bridge forwarding table using frames that have already been dropped by filtering, which can cause the bridge to forward spoofed packets.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0493
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10157
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/cset@429a310bRFOXOmZvKaGXW8A5Qd9F1A
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-219-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20237
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-161.htm
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:025
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18056
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-922
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21745
External Source: BID
Name: 15536

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10157
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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