Debian Security Advisory DSA 1237-1 (kernel-source-2.4.27)

Published: 2008-01-17 22:17:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201237-1

Technical Details:
Several local and remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel that may lead to a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. For details, please visit the referenced security advisories. The following matrix explains which kernel version for which architecture fix the problems mentioned above: Debian 3.1 (sarge) Source 2.4.27-10sarge5 Alpha architecture 2.4.27-10sarge5 ARM architecture 2.4.27-2sarge5 Intel IA-32 architecture 2.4.27-10sarge5 Intel IA-64 architecture 2.4.27-10sarge5 Motorola 680x0 architecture 2.4.27-3sarge5 Big endian MIPS 2.4.27-10.sarge4.040815-2 Little endian MIPS 2.4.27-10.sarge4.040815-2 PowerPC architecture 2.4.27-10sarge5 IBM S/390 architecture 2.4.27-2sarge5 Sun Sparc architecture 2.4.27-9sarge5 The following matrix lists additional Linux Distribution Packages that were rebuilt for compatibility with or to take advantage of this update: Debian 3.1 (sarge) fai-kernels 1.9.1sarge5 kernel-image-2.4.27-speakup 2.4.27-1.1sarge4 mindi-kernel 2.4.27-2sarge4 systemimager 3.2.3-6sarge4 We recommend that you upgrade your kernel Linux Distribution Package immediately and reboot

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to kernel-source-2.4.27 announced via advisory DSA 1237-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4093
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4538
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4997
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-5174
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-5649
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-5871
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-4093

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.1
Published
2008-01-17
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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