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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-1055

CVE-2006-1055 The fill_write_buffer function in sysfs/file.c in

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-1055
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The fill_write_buffer function in sysfs/file.c in Linux kernel 2.6.12 up to versions before 2.6.17-rc1 does not zero terminate a buffer when a length of PAGE_SIZE or more is requested, which might allow local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by causing an out-of-bounds read.

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