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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0938

Original release date: 02/25/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in the dynamic tracing framework (DTrace) in Sun Solaris 10 allows local users with PRIV_DTRACE_USER or PRIV_DTRACE_PROC privileges to obtain sensitive kernel information via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-4126.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.7 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (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 unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: BID
Name: 27942
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29037
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019483
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 231803
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0640
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5451
Type: Tool Signature

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5451
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)