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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0882

Original release date: 02/12/2007
Last revised: 06/13/2011


Argument injection vulnerability in the telnet daemon (in.telnetd) in Solaris 10 and 11 (SunOS 5.10 and 5.11) misinterprets certain client "-f" sequences as valid requests for the login program to skip authentication, which allows remote attackers to log into certain accounts, as demonstrated by the bin account.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: solaris-telnet-authentication-bypass(32434)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070214 RE: [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many onyour network?
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 31881
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 3293
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017625
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0560
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 22512
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#881872
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070214 Solaris telnet vuln solutions digest and network risks
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070212 Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on your network?
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070213 Re: [BLACKLIST] [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on yournetwork?
External Source: MISC
Name: http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=2220
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070212 Re: [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on your network?
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102802
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2202
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-059A
External Source: MISC
Name: http://erratasec.blogspot.com/2007/02/trivial-remote-solaris-0day-disable.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070212 Re: [BLACKLIST] [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on yournetwork?
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20070211 "0day was the case that they gave me"

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2202
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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