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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5462

Original release date: 10/15/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Unspecified vulnerability in the Sun Solaris RPC services library (librpcsvc) on Solaris 8 through 10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (mountd crash) via unspecified packets to a server that exports many filesystems, and allows local users to cause a denial of service (automountd crash) via unspecified requests to mount filesystems from a server that exports many filesystems.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 26071
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 200590
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 103082
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-rpc-services-dos(37194)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018818
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-437.htm
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 40814
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-mountd-dos(37195)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3490

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