CVE-2008-5099 Detail

Current Description

Sun Logical Domain Manager (aka LDoms Manager or ldm) 1.0 through 1.0.3 displays the value of the OpenBoot PROM (OBP) security-password variable in cleartext, which allows local users to bypass the SPARC firmware's password protection, and gain privileges or obtain data access, via the "ldm ls -l" command, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-4992.


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Evaluator Description

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-243606-1 Note: The x86 Platform is not affected by this issue, as Logical Domains (LDoms) software is supported only on the Sun SPARC Platform.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021224
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-139395-02-1 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-139396-02-1 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-139397-02-1 Vendor Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-139398-01-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-243606-1 Vendor Advisory 
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-460.htm
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32286
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3154
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46594

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5099
NVD Published Date:
11/17/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017
Source:
MITRE