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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0586

Original release date: 02/04/2008
Last revised: 11/05/2012


Multiple buffer overflows in IBM AIX 5.2 and 5.3 allow local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors related to the (1) lchangevg, (2) ldeletepv, (3) putlvodm, (4) lvaryoffvg, and (5) lvgenminor programs in bos.rte.lvm; and the (6) tellclvmd program in bos.clvm.enh.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally 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: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ00559
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ10828
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0261
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5704
External Source: BID
Name: 27431
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY99537
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY98448
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY98340
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/lvm_advisory.asc
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY98450
External Source: XF
Name: aix-lvm-commands-bo(39907)
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY98331
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4068

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5704
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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