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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0626

The tcp_find_option function of the netfilter subsystem in Linux kernel 2.6, when using iptables and TCP options rules, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption by infinite loop) via a large option length that produces a negative integer after a casting operation to the char type.
Publish Date : 2004-12-06 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0626

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Conectiva Linux 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Gentoo Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Suse Suse Linux 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Conectiva Linux 1
Gentoo Linux 1
Linux Linux Kernel 1
Suse Suse Linux 5

- References For CVE-2004-0626

http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000852
CONECTIVA CLA-2004:852
http://lwn.net/Articles/91964/
FEDORA FEDORA-2004-202
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=108861141304495&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20040630 Remote DoS vulnerability in Linux kernel 2.6.x
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200407-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200407-12
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16554
XF linux-tcpfindoption-dos(16554)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_20_kernel.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2004:020

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0626

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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