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CVE-2008-4556 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the adm_build_path function in sadmind in Sun Solstice AdminSuite on Solaris 8 and 9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted request.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://risesecurity.org/advisories/RISE-2008001.txt Exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4408
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-245806-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-448.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497311/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31751 Exploit
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021059
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2824
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3230
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45858
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5543
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6786

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:sun:solaris:8::sparc
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 cpe:/o:sun:solaris:8::x86
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 cpe:/o:sun:solaris:9::sparc
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 cpe:/o:sun:solaris:9::x86
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4556
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018