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CVE-2004-2686 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the vfs_getvfssw function in Solaris 2.6, 7, 8, and 9 allows local users to load arbitrary kernel modules via crafted (1) mount or (2) sysfs system calls. NOTE: this might be the same issue as CVE-2004-1767, but there are insufficient details to be sure.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2004/Apr/0081.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1008833 Patch
http://www.derkeiler.com/Mailing-Lists/Full-Disclosure/2004-04/0297.html
http://www.immunitysec.com/downloads/solaris_kernel_vfs.sxw.pdf
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9962 Exploit Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1381

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:7.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:8.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-2686
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018