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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0773

Original release date: 06/26/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Linux kernel before 2.6.9-42.0.8 in Red Hat 4.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel OOPS from null dereference) via fput in a 32-bit ioctl on 64-bit x86 systems, an incomplete fix of CVE-2005-3044.1.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.1
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37128
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11267
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25838
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=243252
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26289
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27227
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:053
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0488
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-287.htm

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11267
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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