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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2005-2459

CVE-2005-2459 The huft_build function in inflate.c in

  • CVE ID: CVE-2005-2459
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The huft_build function in inflate.c in the zlib routines in the Linux kernel before returns the wrong value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via a certain compressed file that leads to a null pointer dereference, a different vulnerbility than CVE-2005-2458.

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