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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1167

Original release date: 02/06/2007
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

SGI ProPack 3 SP6 kernel displays the frame buffer contents of the last session after a reboot, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information.

Description

The attacker must read the contents of the screen after a reboot and before the screen contents can be cleared by anything.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 1.2 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19607
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060402-01-U
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 24571
Type: Advisory

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