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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0095

Original release date: 01/06/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

dm-crypt in Linux kernel 2.6.15 and earlier does not clear a structure before it is freed, which leads to a memory disclosure that could allow local users to obtain sensitive information about a cryptographic key.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18774
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20398
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18487
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19374
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:028
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11192
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18527
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015740
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19160
External Source: XF
Name: kernel-dmcrypt-information-disclosure(24189)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 22418
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1017
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-kernel] 20060104 [Patch 2.6] dm-crypt: Zero key material before free to avoid information leak
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-102
External Source: BID
Name: 16301
External Source: SREASON
Name: 388
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-kernel] 20060104 [Patch 2.6] dm-crypt: zero key before freeing it
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:040
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-244-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:157459-4
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0132
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0235
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2006-0004

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11192
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
* 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:2.6.11.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.14.4
* 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:2.6.15
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9:2.6.20
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