CVE-2005-2458

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
1999-06-25
Bugzilla:
1617720: CVE-2005-2458 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

inflate.c in the zlib routines in the Linux kernel before 2.6.12.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel crash) via a compressed file with "improper tables".

Find out more about CVE-2005-2458 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0144 2006-03-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2006:0191 2006-02-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2006:0190 2006-02-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0101 2006-01-17

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