Bug 1617720 (CVE-2005-2458) - CVE-2005-2458 security flaw
Summary: CVE-2005-2458 security flaw
Alias: CVE-2005-2458
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=19990625,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-08-16 04:29 UTC by Stephen Herr
Modified: 2019-06-13 20:21 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-08-16 04:29:48 UTC

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Description Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 04:29:39 UTC
Flaw bug created to hold information about an old flaw we knew something about. For more details see the MITRE CVE description.

Comment 1 Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 16:25:22 UTC
MITRE description:

inflate.c in the zlib routines in the Linux kernel before allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via a compressed file with "improper tables".

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