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CVE-2005-4778 Detail

Description

The powersave daemon in SUSE Linux 10.0 before 20051007 has an unspecified "configuration problem," which allows local users to suspend the computer and possibly perform certain other unauthorized actions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerablility is addressed in the following product release: SUSE, Linux, 10.0 2005-10-07

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2005-Oct/0002.html Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15042 Patch

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4778
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008