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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1861

Original release date: 05/07/2007
Last revised: 03/19/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The nl_fib_lookup function in net/ipv4/fib_frontend.c in Linux Kernel before 2.6.20.8 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via NETLINK_FIB_LOOKUP replies, which trigger infinite recursion and a stack overflow.

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: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:171
External Source: XF
Name: kernel-netlinkfiblookup-dos(34014)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25288
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 23677
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=237913
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-486-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070508 FLEA-2007-0016-1: kernel
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26620
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070615 rPSA-2007-0124-1 kernel xen
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:043
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.20.8
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26133
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25083
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1289
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1309
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25030
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1595
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25228
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-489-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25691
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11616
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26139
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25961
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0347

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11616
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.8 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.61
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.62
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.60
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.59
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.58
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.57
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.56
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.55
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.54
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.52
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.51
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.50
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.49
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.48
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.47
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.46
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.45
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.53
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.36
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.41
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.42
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.43
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.44
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.37
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.38
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.39
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.40
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.33
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.34
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.35
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.29
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.30
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.31
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.32
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.28
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.27
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.18
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.20
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.19
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.26
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.25
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.22
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.21
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.24
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.23
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.17
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.14
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.13
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.16
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.15
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15.5
* 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:2.6.13.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1
* 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:2.6.12.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12
* 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:2.6.11.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.12
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.11.11
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.9
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.6
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.5
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.4
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.3
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.2
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.1
* cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)