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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3857

Original release date: 11/27/2005
Last revised: 03/19/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The time_out_leases function in locks.c for Linux kernel before 2.6.15-rc3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel log message consumption) by causing a large number of broken leases, which is recorded to the log using the printk function.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0101
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-kernel] 20051113 [GIT] Fix memory leak in lease code
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19374
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=7ed0175a462c4c30f6df6fac1cccac058f997739
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1018
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:157459-2
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9727
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=174337
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19369
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2649
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-231-1
External Source: BID
Name: 15627
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18562
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18510
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0140
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18203
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17786
Type: Advisory
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060402-01-U
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-kernel] 20051112 Re: local denial-of-service with file leases
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:157459-1
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: TSLSA-2005-0070
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:157459-4
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17787
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:072
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1017
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19607
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9727
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc2 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)