CVE-2006-1855

NameCVE-2006-1855
Descriptionchoose_new_parent in Linux kernel before 2.6.11.12 includes certain debugging code, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by causing certain circumstances involving termination of a parent process.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1184-2
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
fai-kernelssourcesarge1.9.1sarge4lowDSA-1184-2
kernel-source-2.6.8sourcesarge2.6.8-16sarge5lowDSA-1184-2
linux-2.6source(unstable)2.6.12-1low

Notes

probably fixed before, but this is the oldest linux-2.6 in the changelog

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