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CVE-2011-3603 Detail

Current Description

The router advertisement daemon (radvd) before 1.8.2 does not properly handle errors in the privsep_init function, which causes the radvd daemon to run as root and has an unspecified impact.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.security.oss.general/5973/focus=6015, this vulnerablity is being assigned a CVSS base metric of AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P = 4.4

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.litech.org/radvd/CHANGES
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/10/06/3
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3603

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:litech:router_advertisement_daemon
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.8.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3603
NVD Published Date:
04/27/2014
NVD Last Modified:
04/28/2014