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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2632

Original release date: 01/19/2011
Last revised: 05/25/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in the FTP Server in Oracle Solaris 8, 9, 10, and 11 Express allows remote attackers to affect availability. NOTE: the previous information was obtained from the January 2011 CPU. Oracle has not commented on claims from a reliable researcher that this is an issue in the glob implementation in libc that allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via crafted glob expressions that do not match any pathnames.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SREASONRES
Name: 20101007 Multiple Vendors libc/glob(3) resource exhaustion (+0day remote ftpd-anon)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100127892
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2011-194091.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: SREASONRES
Name: 20110502 Multiple Vendors libc/glob(3) GLOB_BRACE|GLOB_LIMIT memory exhaustion
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43433
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-ftp-dos(64798)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42984
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024975
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0151

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