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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-2448

CVE-2006-2448 Linux kernel before 2.6.16.21 and 2.6.17,

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-2448
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

Linux kernel before 2.6.16.21 and 2.6.17, when running on PowerPC, does not perform certain required access_ok checks, which allows local users to read arbitrary kernel memory on 64-bit systems (signal_64.c) and cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly read kernel memory on 32-bit systems (signal_32.c).

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