Bug 1483905 (CVE-2006-3635) - CVE-2006-3635 kernel: Mishandling of invalid Register Stack Engine (RSE) state causes stack consumption and system crash
Summary: CVE-2006-3635 kernel: Mishandling of invalid Register Stack Engine (RSE) stat...
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2006-3635
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2017-08-22 08:59 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:19 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: kernel 2.6.26
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Last Closed: 2017-08-22 08:59:26 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2017-08-22 08:59:08 UTC
The ia64 subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.26 allows local users
to cause a denial of service (stack consumption and system crash) via a
crafted application that leverages the mishandling of invalid Register
Stack Engine (RSE) state.

Upstream patch:

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/4dcc29e1574d88f4465ba865ed82800032f76418


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