Vulnerability Report: Linux Kernel 2.6.x

This vulnerability report for Linux Kernel 2.6.x contains a complete overview of all Secunia advisories affecting it. You can use this vulnerability report to ensure that you are aware of all vulnerabilities, both patched and unpatched, affecting this product allowing you to take the necessary precautions.

If you have information about a new or an existing vulnerability in Linux Kernel 2.6.x then you are more than welcome to contact us.


Table of Contents

1. Product Summary Only

2. Secunia Advisory Statistics (All time)
2.1. Statistics for 2015
2.2. Statistics for 2014
2.3. Statistics for 2013
2.4. Statistics for 2012
2.5. Statistics for 2011
2.6. Statistics for 2010
2.7. Statistics for 2009
2.8. Statistics for 2008
2.9. Statistics for 2007
2.10. Statistics for 2006
2.11. Statistics for 2005
2.12. Statistics for 2004
2.13. Statistics for 2003

3. List of Secunia Advisories (All time)
3.1. List for 2015
3.2. List for 2014
3.3. List for 2013
3.4. List for 2012
3.5. List for 2011
3.6. List for 2010
3.7. List for 2009
3.8. List for 2008
3.9. List for 2007
3.10. List for 2006
3.11. List for 2005
3.12. List for 2004
3.13. List for 2003

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Affected By 352 Secunia advisories
712 Vulnerabilities

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Unpatched 7% (26 of 352 Secunia advisories)

Most Critical Unpatched
The most severe unpatched Secunia advisory affecting Linux Kernel 2.6.x, with all vendor patches applied, is rated Moderately critical .




29 Secunia Advisories in 2004

Secunia has issued a total of 29 Secunia advisories in 2004 for Linux Kernel 2.6.x. Currently, 17% (5 out of 29) are marked as unpatched with the most severe being rated Less critical

More information about the specific Secunia advisories affecting Linux Kernel 2.6.x can be found below. Each Secunia advisory is enclosed by a box highlighted with a color representing its current patch status. You can read the complete Secunia advisories for thorough descriptions of the issues covered and for solution suggestions by clicking either the Secunia advisory title or the "Read More" links available for each Secunia advisory.



patched Linux Kernel SACF Instruction and tmpfs Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 1 of 29 in 2004. 12,232 views.
Release Date:
2004-12-27
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13654
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


unpatched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Unpatched. Secunia Advisory 2 of 29 in 2004. 21,532 views.
Release Date:
2004-12-22
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13572
Solution Status:
Unpatched
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or gain knowledge of potentially sensitive information. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "ip_options_get()" and "vc_resize()" Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 3 of 29 in 2004. 18,746 views.
Release Date:
2004-12-17
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13493
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Georgi Guninski has reported some vulnerabilities in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel IGMP and "__scm_send()" Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 4 of 29 in 2004. 17,508 views.
Release Date:
2004-12-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13469
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz has reported some vulnerabilities in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service), and by malicious, local users to cause a DoS, gain knowledge of sensitive information, or potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "sys32_ni_syscall" / "sys32_vm86_warning" Buffer Overflows
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 5 of 29 in 2004. 15,725 views.
Release Date:
2004-12-09
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13410
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Jeremy Fitzhardinge has reported some vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


unpatched Linux Kernel Local DoS and Memory Content Disclosure Vulnerabilities
Unpatched. Secunia Advisory 6 of 29 in 2004. 17,933 views.
Release Date:
2004-11-25
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13308
Solution Status:
Unpatched
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Two vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or gain knowledge of potentially sensitive information. [Read More]


partial Linux Kernel smb Filesystem Implementation Multiple Vulnerabilities
Partial Fix. Secunia Advisory 7 of 29 in 2004. 23,136 views.
Release Date:
2004-11-18
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13232
Solution Status:
Partial Fix
Criticality:
Moderately critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
Privilege escalation
DoS
System access
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges or by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or leak kernel memory. Reportedly, it is currently unclear whether some of the vulnerabilities also can be exploited for arbitrary code execution. [Read More]


partial Linux Kernel ELF Binary Loader Setuid File Handling Vulnerabilities
Partial Fix. Secunia Advisory 8 of 29 in 2004. 23,243 views.
Release Date:
2004-11-10
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA13126
Solution Status:
Partial Fix
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz has reported some vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 9 of 29 in 2004. 16,518 views.
Release Date:
2004-10-22
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA12525
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited to disclose kernel data, cause a DoS (Denial of Service), or bypass certain security restrictions. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Firewall Logging Rules Denial of Service Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 10 of 29 in 2004. 20,060 views.
Release Date:
2004-10-21
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11202
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Moderately critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
Richard Hart has reported a vulnerability in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


unpatched Linux Kernel ide-cd SG_IO Functionality Permission Bypass Vulnerability
Unpatched. Secunia Advisory 11 of 29 in 2004. 14,218 views.
Release Date:
2004-09-28
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA12498
Solution Status:
Unpatched
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to bypass certain security restrictions. [Read More]


unpatched Linux Kernel NFS and ptmx Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Unpatched. Secunia Advisory 12 of 29 in 2004. 13,539 views.
Release Date:
2004-09-02
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA12426
Solution Status:
Unpatched
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
Two vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, allowing malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


partial Linux Kernel File Offset Pointer Handling Memory Disclosure Vulnerability
Partial Fix. Secunia Advisory 13 of 29 in 2004. 16,144 views.
Release Date:
2004-08-04
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA12210
Solution Status:
Partial Fix
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of system information
Exposure of sensitive information
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz has reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to disclose sensitive information in kernel memory. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel File Group ID Manipulation Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 14 of 29 in 2004. 19,196 views.
Release Date:
2004-07-02
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11996
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Manipulation of data
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
SuSE has discovered a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious users to bypass certain security restrictions. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Netfilter TCP Option Matching Denial of Service Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 15 of 29 in 2004. 17,328 views.
Release Date:
2004-07-01
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11980
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Moderately critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
Adam Osuchowski and Tomasz Dubinski have reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


unpatched Linux Kernel IEEE 1394 Driver Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities
Unpatched. Secunia Advisory 16 of 29 in 2004. 15,338 views.
Release Date:
2004-06-24
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11931
Solution Status:
Unpatched
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
infamous41md has reported some vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Various Drivers Userland Pointer Dereference Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 17 of 29 in 2004. 14,927 views.
Release Date:
2004-06-21
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11891
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of system information
Exposure of sensitive information
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Vulnerabilities have been discovered in various drivers for the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to disclose kernel memory or gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "__clear_fpu()" Macro Denial of Service Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 18 of 29 in 2004. 17,499 views.
Release Date:
2004-06-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11861
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Stian Skjelstad has reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel allowing malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel e1000 Network Driver Kernel Memory Disclosure
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 19 of 29 in 2004. 16,471 views.
Release Date:
2004-05-21
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11626
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
A vulnerability has been discovered in the Linux kernel, potentially allowing malicious, local users to gain knowledge of sensitive information. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel IO Bitmap Access Permissions Inheritance Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 20 of 29 in 2004. 13,396 views.
Release Date:
2004-05-10
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11577
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Stas Sergeev has reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


partial Linux Kernel Framebuffer Driver Direct Userspace Access Vulnerability
Partial Fix. Secunia Advisory 21 of 29 in 2004. 16,595 views.
Release Date:
2004-04-28
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11486
Solution Status:
Partial Fix
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Arjan van de Ven has reported a vulnerability in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel CPUFREQ Proc Handler Kernel Memory Disclosure Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 22 of 29 in 2004. 20,641 views.
Release Date:
2004-04-23
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11464
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of system information
Exposure of sensitive information
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Brad Spengler has reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain knowledge of sensitive information. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel setsockopt MCAST_MSFILTER Integer Overflow Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 23 of 29 in 2004. 15,273 views.
Release Date:
2004-04-20
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11429
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz and Wojciech Purczynski have reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel ISO9660 Buffer Overflow Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 24 of 29 in 2004. 16,937 views.
Release Date:
2004-04-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11361
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
iDEFENSE has discovered a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges on a vulnerable system. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel File Systems Information Leak and Denial of Service
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 25 of 29 in 2004. 17,177 views.
Release Date:
2004-04-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA11362
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Multiple vulnerabilities have reportedly been fixed in the latest kernel releases. These may allow malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or gain knowledge of sensitive information. [Read More]


patched Linux kernel ncpfs Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 26 of 29 in 2004. 19,436 views.
Release Date:
2004-02-19
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA10912
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Arjan van de Ven has discovered a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, allowing malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges on a vulnerable system. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Vicam USB Driver Insecure Userspace Access
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 27 of 29 in 2004. 15,676 views.
Release Date:
2004-02-19
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA10911
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "mremap()" Missing Return Value Checking Privilege Escalation
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 28 of 29 in 2004. 20,953 views.
Release Date:
2004-02-18
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA10897
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz has reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges on a vulnerable system. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "mremap()" Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 29 of 29 in 2004. 25,035 views.
Release Date:
2004-01-05
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA10532
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Paul Starzetz and Wojciech Purczynski have reported a vulnerability in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to escalate their privileges. [Read More]





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