Bug 1618226 (CVE-2006-5757) - CVE-2006-5757 security flaw
Summary: CVE-2006-5757 security flaw
Alias: CVE-2006-5757
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2018-08-16 12:42 UTC by Stephen Herr
Modified: 2019-06-13 20:27 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-08-16 12:43:05 UTC

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Description Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 12:42:59 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 16:51:09 UTC
MITRE description:

Race condition in the __find_get_block_slow function in the ISO9660 filesystem in Linux 2.6.18 and possibly other versions allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by mounting a crafted ISO9660 filesystem containing malformed data structures.

Comment 2 Stephen Herr 2019-06-13 19:30:59 UTC

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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