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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6216

Original release date: 12/04/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Race condition in the Fibre Channel protocol (fcp) driver and Devices filesystem (devfs) in Sun Solaris 10 allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via some programs that access hardware resources, as demonstrated by the (1) cfgadm and (2) format programs.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.7 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/AU:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27867
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-4043
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 40826
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019025
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 200182
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-fcp-devfs-dos(38767)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 40827
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102947
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 26653
Type: Patch Information

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