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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3517

Original release date: 10/01/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

nfs.ext in IBM AIX 5.3.x through 5.3.9 and 6.1.0 through 6.1.2 does not properly use the nfs_portmon setting, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions for NFSv4 shares via unspecified vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6366
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ50399
Type: Advisory
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ49278
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ49024
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 36544
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-2788
Type: Advisory
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ49096
Type: Advisory
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ50444
Type: Advisory
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ50496
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/nfs4_advisory.asc
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6366
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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