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CVE-2007-5963 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in kdebase allows local users to cause a denial of service (KDM login inaccessible, or resource consumption) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/19/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5963
Original release date:
12/19/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.7 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/05/2010)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5963 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, at this time Red Hat does not intend to address this flaw in a future update.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3469 External Source SREASON 3469
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2007-0268 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2007-0268
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:017 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:017
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00031.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1264
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00038.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1283
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485238 External Source BUGTRAQ 20071218 rPSA-2007-0268-1 kdebase
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26909 External Source BID 26909
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4267 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-4267
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39168 External Source XF kdm-image-configuration-dos(39168)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1992 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1992

Technical Details

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