CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2009-01-17
Bugzilla: 482866: CVE-2009-0322 kernel: dell_rbu local oops


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

drivers/firmware/dell_rbu.c in the Linux kernel before, and 2.6.28.x before, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a read system call that specifies zero bytes from the (1) image_type or (2) packet_size file in /sys/devices/platform/dell_rbu/.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0322 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.9
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Complete

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt) RHSA-2009:0360 March 27, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0331 March 12, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0326 April 01, 2009

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