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CVE-2009-2707 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in ia32el (aka the IA 32 emulation functionality) before 7042_7022-0.4.2 in SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) 10 SP2 on Itanium IA64 machines allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a 32-bit x86 application.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/18/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/23/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of ia32el as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-09/msg00001.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2707.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36393
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-2707
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=521524

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2707
NVD Published Date:
09/18/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2009