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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3107

fs/exec.c in Linux 2.6, when one thread is tracing another thread that shares the same memory map, might allow local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) by forcing a core dump when the traced thread is in the TASK_TRACED state.
Publish Date : 2005-09-30 Last Update Date : 2018-08-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-10-10 2005-01-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
fs/exec.c in Linux 2.6, when one thread is tracing another thread that shares the same memory map, might allow local use... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11473 unix
RHSA-2005:420: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 1 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050420 unix
RHSA-2005:420: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 1 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005420 unix
RHSA-2006:0437: Updated kernel packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 8 (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060437 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3107

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2005-3107

http://secunia.com/advisories/21136
SECUNIA 21136
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-199-1
UBUNTU USN-199-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-922
DEBIAN DSA-922
http://secunia.com/advisories/18056
SECUNIA 18056
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15049
BID 15049 Linux Kernel Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-09
http://secunia.com/advisories/17141
SECUNIA 17141
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-420.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:420
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0437.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0437
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.11-rc1/2.6.11-rc1-mm1/broken-out/fix-coredump_wait-deadlock-with-ptracer-tracee-on-shared-mm.patch CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-180.htm CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/21983
SECUNIA 21983
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:072
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:072
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11473
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11473
http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux-2.6/diffs/fs/exec.c@1.155?nav=index.html|src/|src/fs|hist/fs/exec.c CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3107

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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