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CVE-2007-2764 Detail

Current Description

The embedded Linux kernel in certain Sun-Brocade SilkWorm switches before 20070516 does not properly handle a situation in which a non-root user creates a kernel process, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (oops and device reboot) via unspecified vectors.


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Evaluator Solution

The vendor has addressed this issue through the release of the following product updates: Sun SG-XSWBRO200E 8P SilkWorm 200E switch 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO3900 SilkWorm 3900 switch 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO48ZP Silkworm 48000 Director 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO3250 SilkWorm 3250 switch 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO12000-32P/64P SilkWorm 12000 Director 0 Sun patch 119552-05 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -119552-05-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO4900 SilkWorm 4900 switch 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO3850 SilkWorm 3850 switch 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1 Sun SG-XSWBRO24K-32P SilkWorm 24000 Director 0 Sun patch 124898-03 http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21 -124898-03-1

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102752-1 Broken Link  Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24036 Patch  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34495 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2764
NVD Published Date:
05/18/2007
NVD Last Modified:
08/14/2019
Source:
MITRE