Bug 217007 (CVE-2006-6058) - CVE-2006-6058 minix_bmap denial of service
Summary: CVE-2006-6058 minix_bmap denial of service
Alias: CVE-2006-6058
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Don Howard
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Whiteboard: impact=low,source=internet,reported=2...
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
Blocks: 250623
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-11-23 05:29 UTC by Marcel Holtmann
Modified: 2019-06-08 12:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-08-08 18:16:37 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0672 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: kernel security update 2007-08-08 18:16:35 UTC

Description Marcel Holtmann 2006-11-23 05:29:05 UTC
From MOKB-17-11-2006:


The minix filesystem code fails to properly handle corrupted data structures,
leading to an exploitable denial of service issue when a crafted fs stream is
being mounted.

This also affects 2.4 kernels.

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-08-08 18:16:37 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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