CVE-2005-2490

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2005-09-08
Bugzilla:
1617724: CVE-2005-2490 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack-based buffer overflow in the sendmsg function call in the Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.13.1 allows local users to execute arbitrary code by calling sendmsg and modifying the message contents in another thread.

Find out more about CVE-2005-2490 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2005:663 2005-09-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2005:514 2005-10-05
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