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 357 Secunia advisories
717 Vulnerabilities

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Unpatched 7% (26 of 357 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 .




23 Secunia Advisories in 2008

Secunia has issued a total of 23 Secunia advisories in 2008 for Linux Kernel 2.6.x. Currently, 0% (0 out of 23) are marked as unpatched.

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 MIPS Syscall Denial of Service
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 1 of 23 in 2008. 6,760 views.
Release Date:
2008-12-09
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA33078
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 2 of 23 in 2008. 6,461 views.
Release Date:
2008-12-04
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32933
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From local network
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) and by malicious people to cause a DoS. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 3 of 23 in 2008. 9,950 views.
Release Date:
2008-11-28
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32913
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "hfs_cat_find_brec()" Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 4 of 23 in 2008. 8,617 views.
Release Date:
2008-11-14
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32719
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
DoS
System access
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or to potentially compromise a vulnerable system. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 5 of 23 in 2008. 9,534 views.
Release Date:
2008-11-04
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32510
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From remote
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), and by malicious people to potentially cause a DoS. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 6 of 23 in 2008. 6,966 views.
Release Date:
2008-10-20
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32320
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
Privilege escalation
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
A weakness, a security issue, and a vulnerability have been reported in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to bypass certain security restrictions and potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "vmi_write_ldt_entry()" Privilege Escalation
Vendor Workaround. Secunia Advisory 7 of 23 in 2008. 8,286 views.
Release Date:
2008-10-03
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA32124
Solution Status:
Vendor Workaround
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Eugene Teo has reported a vulnerability in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users in a VMI guest to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel s390 ptrace Local Denial of Service
Vendor Workaround. Secunia Advisory 8 of 23 in 2008. 5,301 views.
Release Date:
2008-09-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31826
Solution Status:
Vendor Workaround
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 "rt6_fill_node()" Denial of Service Vulnerability
Vendor Workaround. Secunia Advisory 9 of 23 in 2008. 7,749 views.
Release Date:
2008-08-22
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31579
Solution Status:
Vendor Workaround
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 "dccp_setsockopt_change()" Integer Overflow
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 10 of 23 in 2008. 9,375 views.
Release Date:
2008-08-18
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31509
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 Information Disclosure and Denial of Service
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 11 of 23 in 2008. 10,048 views.
Release Date:
2008-08-06
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31366
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to disclose potentially sensitive information or to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel LDT Buffer Size Handling Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 12 of 23 in 2008. 9,069 views.
Release Date:
2008-07-24
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31172
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
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) and potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 13 of 23 in 2008. 13,335 views.
Release Date:
2008-07-11
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA31048
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 to potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 14 of 23 in 2008. 10,678 views.
Release Date:
2008-06-16
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30719
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
DoS
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users and malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel ASN.1 BER Decoding Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 15 of 23 in 2008. 14,254 views.
Release Date:
2008-06-09
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30580
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Moderately critical
Impact:
DoS
System access
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in the Linux Kernel, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and potentially compromise a vulnerable system. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel SPARC Address Limit Denial of Service
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 16 of 23 in 2008. 9,849 views.
Release Date:
2008-05-27
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30258
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 17 of 23 in 2008. 13,971 views.
Release Date:
2008-05-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30241
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Moderately critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
DoS
Where:
From remote
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux kernel, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to bypass certain security restrictions or cause a DoS (Denial of service), and by malicious people to potentially cause a DoS. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "fcntl_setlk()" SMP Reordered Access Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 18 of 23 in 2008. 10,608 views.
Release Date:
2008-05-07
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30101
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 19 of 23 in 2008. 15,354 views.
Release Date:
2008-05-02
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA30044
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
From local network
Short Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported 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 or to potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel "vmsplice()" System Call Vulnerabilities
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 20 of 23 in 2008. 32,250 views.
Release Date:
2008-02-11
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA28835
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Exposure of sensitive information
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), disclose potentially sensitive information, and gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel Denial of Service and Privilege Escalation
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 21 of 23 in 2008. 15,614 views.
Release Date:
2008-02-01
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA28696
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Privilege escalation
DoS
Where:
Local system
Short Description:
A security issue and two vulnerabilities have been reported in the Linux Kernel, which potentially can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or potentially gain escalated privileges. [Read More]


patched Linux Kernel minix File System Denial of Service Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 22 of 23 in 2008. 11,495 views.
Release Date:
2008-01-28
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA28654
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Not critical
Impact:
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 Directory Truncation Vulnerability
Vendor Patch. Secunia Advisory 23 of 23 in 2008. 15,238 views.
Release Date:
2008-01-15
Secunia Advisory ID:
SA28485
Solution Status:
Vendor Patch
Criticality:
Less critical
Impact:
Security Bypass
Manipulation of data
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 and corrupt a file system. [Read More]





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