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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1066

The cmdline pseudofiles in (1) procfs on FreeBSD 4.8 through 5.3, and (2) linprocfs on FreeBSD 5.x through 5.3, do not properly validate a process argument vector, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) or read portions of kernel memory. NOTE: this candidate might be SPLIT into 2 separate items in the future.
Publish Date : 2005-01-10 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1066

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.8 Releng * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.10 Releng * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.10 Release * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.2.1 Release * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.2.1 Releng * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.3 Stable * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.3 Release * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freebsd Freebsd 23

- References For CVE-2004-1066
XF freebsd-profs-linprocfs-info-disclosure(18321)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1066

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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