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CVE-2008-5386 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in ndp in IBM AIX 6.1.0 through 6.1.2, when the netcd daemon is running, allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/aix61_advisory.asc
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32493
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021288
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ35170 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ35181 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ35209 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:6.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:6.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5386
NVD Published Date:
12/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
12/17/2008