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CVE-2008-2513 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the kernel in IBM AIX 5.2, 5.3, and 6.1 allows local users to execute arbitrary code in kernel mode via unknown attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/unix_advisory.asc
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020083
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ19911 Patch
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ21481 Patch
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ22368
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ22369
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ22370
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29329
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1626/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42577
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5684

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2513
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017