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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1673

Original release date: 05/18/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The kernel in Sun Solaris 9 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) by calling fstat with a first argument of AT_FDCWD.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35103
External Source: BID
Name: 34979
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-188.htm
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022232
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 257988
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-122300-40-1
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-fstat-dos(50557)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1388
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1315
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 54464
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6256
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35119

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6256
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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