CVE-2004-0554

NameCVE-2004-0554
DescriptionLinux kernel 2.4.x and 2.6.x for x86 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash), possibly via an infinite loop that triggers a signal handler with a certain sequence of fsave and frstor instructions, as originally demonstrated using a "crash.c" program.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1067-1, DSA-1069-1, DSA-1070-1, DSA-1082-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs261521
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux-2.6 (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze2.6.32-48squeeze6fixed
squeeze (lts)2.6.32-48squeeze11fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kernel-image-sparc-2.4sourcewoody26woody1lowDSA-1070-1
kernel-patch-2.4.19-mipssourcewoody2.4.19-0.020911.1.woody5lowDSA-1070-1
kernel-source-2.4.16sourcewoody2.4.16-1woody2lowDSA-1067-1
kernel-source-2.4.17sourcewoody2.4.17-1woody4lowDSA-1082-1
kernel-source-2.4.18sourcewoody2.4.18-14.4lowDSA-1069-1
kernel-source-2.4.19sourcewoody2.4.19-4.woody3lowDSA-1070-1
kernel-source-2.4.27source(unstable)2.4.27-1low
linux-2.6source(unstable)2.6.12-1low261521

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