National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

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Database

CVE-2008-3259 Detail

Current Description

OpenSSH before 5.1 sets the SO_REUSEADDR socket option when the X11UseLocalhost configuration setting is disabled, which allows local users on some platforms to hijack the X11 forwarding port via a bind to a single IP address, as demonstrated on the HP-UX platform.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/23/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of openssh as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://openssh.com/security.html
http://www.openssh.com/txt/release-5.1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30339
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020537
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2148
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43940

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.2.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:1.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.9.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.9.9p2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.9p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:2.9p2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0.2p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.0p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.2.2p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.2.3p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.3p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.4p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.5p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.6.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.6.1p2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.7.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.7.1p2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.8.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.9.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.0p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.1p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.2p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.3p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.3p2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.4p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.0


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3259
NVD Published Date:
07/22/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017