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CVE-2008-5387 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in autoconf6 in IBM AIX 6.1.0 through 6.1.2, when Role-Based Access Control is enabled, allows local users with aix.network.config.tcpip authorization to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/aix61_advisory.asc Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32493
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021289
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ30231 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ34393 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ34753 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6303

Technical Details

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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-2008-5387
NVD Published Date:
12/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017