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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0482

Original release date: 01/31/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Linux kernel 2.6.15.1 and earlier, when running on SPARC architectures, allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang) via a "date -s" command, which causes invalid sign extended arguments to be provided to the get_compat_timespec function call.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 LOW
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 disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0418
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-sparc] 20060130 Re: Attempts to set date with 'date -s' hang the machine
External Source: XF
Name: kernel-date-s-dos(24475)
External Source: BID
Name: 17216
External Source: MLIST
Name: [linux-sparc] 20060130 Attempts to set date with 'date -s' hang the machine
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1017
External Source: MLIST
Name: [debian-sparc] 20060128 `date -s' on sparc64

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0::64-bit_x86
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0::itanium_ia64_montecito
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test10
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test11
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test2
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test3
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test4
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test5
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test6
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test7
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test8
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.0:test9
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:2.6.10
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.10:rc2
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:2.6.11: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_rc1_bk6
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:2.6.12.5
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12.6
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc4
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc5
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.2
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.3
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13.4
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc4
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc7
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:2.6.6:rc1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.7:rc1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::386
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::686
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::686_smp
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::amd64
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::amd64_k8
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::amd64_k8_smp
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::amd64_xeon
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::k7
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::k7_smp
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::power3
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::power3_smp
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::power4
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::power4_smp
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::powerpc
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.8.1.5::powerpc_smp
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:2.6.9:2.6.20
cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6_test9_cvs

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