CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2007-5966

Published: Dec 20, 2007 | Modified: Nov 07, 2023
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Integer overflow in the hrtimer_start function in kernel/hrtimer.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.23.10 allows local users to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (panic) via a large relative timeout value. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.4 2.6.23.4
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.7 2.6.23.7
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.1 2.6.23.1
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23 2.6.23
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.9 2.6.23.9
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.3 2.6.23.3
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23 2.6.23
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23 2.6.23
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.2 2.6.23.2
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.5 2.6.23.5
Linux_kernel Linux 2.6.23.6 2.6.23.6

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