CVE-2006-6318

NameCVE-2006-6318
DescriptionThe show_elog_list function in elogd.c in elog 2.6.2 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) by attempting to access a logbook whose name begins with "global," which results in a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1242-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
elog (PTS)jessie2.9.2+2014.05.11git44800a7-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch3.1.2-1-1fixed
buster, sid3.1.3-1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
elogsource(unstable)2.6.2+r1754-1medium
elogsourcesarge2.5.7+r1558-4+sarge3mediumDSA-1242-1

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