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CVE-2008-5009 Detail

Description

Race condition in the s_xout kernel module in Sun Solstice X.25 9.2, when running on a multiple CPU machine, allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via vectors involving reading the /dev/xty file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/10/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021156
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-108669-21-1 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-108670-21-1 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-243106-1 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32215
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3087
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46466

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:solstice_x.25:9.2:unknown:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:solstice_x.25:9.2:unknown:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5009
NVD Published Date:
11/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018