FrSIRT Advisory : FrSIRT/ADV-2005-1701
CVE Reference : CAN-2005-2490 - CAN-2005-2492
Rated as : Moderate Risk
Remotely Exploitable : No
Locally Exploitable : Yes
Release Date : 2005-09-11
* Technical Description *
Two vulnerabilities were identified in Linux Kernel, which could be exploited by local attackers to obtain elevated privileges, cause a denial of service, or disclose sensitive information.
* Affected Products *
Linux Kernel versions prior to 188.8.131.52
* Solution *
Upgrade to Linux Kernel version 184.108.40.206 :
Further Information .