Vulnerability CVE-2003-0859


Published: 2003-12-15   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
The getifaddrs function in GNU libc (glibc) 2.2.4 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service by sending spoofed messages as other users to the kernel netlink interface.

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.9/10
6.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Complete
Affected software
SGI -> Propack 
Redhat -> Enterprise linux 
Redhat -> Linux advanced workstation 
Quagga -> Quagga routing software suite 
Intel -> IA64 
GNU -> Glibc 
GNU -> Zebra 

 References:
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-325.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-334.html
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11337

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