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CVE-2007-5966

Published: 20 December 2007

Integer overflow in the hrtimer_start function in kernel/hrtimer.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.23.10 allows local users to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (panic) via a large relative timeout value. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

gutsy Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.24)
linux-source-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Not vulnerable
(code not present)
edgy Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

gutsy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.17
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy
Released (2.6.17.1-12.43)
feisty Does not exist

gutsy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.20
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Does not exist

feisty
Released (2.6.20-16.34)
gutsy Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.22
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
dapper Does not exist

edgy Does not exist

feisty Does not exist

gutsy
Released (2.6.22-14.51)
upstream Needs triage