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CVE-2008-5099 Detail

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.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/17/2008

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.

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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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

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sun:logical_domain_manager:1.0:_nil_:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:logical_domain_manager:1.0.1:_nil_:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:logical_domain_manager:1.0.2:_nil_:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sun:logical_domain_manager:1.0.3:_nil_:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
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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