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CVE-2009-2434 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the syscall implementation in IBM AIX 5.3 allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
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://securitytracker.com/id?1022530
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35615 Patch
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ54713 Vendor Advisory
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ54714 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51612

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:ibm:aix:5.3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2434
NVD Published Date:
07/13/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017