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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5684

Original release date: 12/19/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Unspecified vulnerability in the X Inter Client Exchange library (aka libICE) in Sun Solaris 8 through 10 and OpenSolaris before snv_85 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash), as demonstrated by a port scan that triggers a segmentation violation in the Gnome session manager (aka gnome-session).


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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: CONFIRM
Name: http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-119067-11-1
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 32807
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6003
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 243566
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3431
External Source: MISC
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-513.htm
External Source: XF
Name: sun-solaris-libice-dos(47311)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021391

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6003
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:8::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:8::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:9::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:9::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:10::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:10::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_03::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_02::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_55::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_05::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_57::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_04::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_56::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_59::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_58::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_01::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_61::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_60::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_48::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_47::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_50::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_49::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_52::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_51::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_54::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_53::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_40::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_78::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_41::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_77::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_42::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_79::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_43::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_74::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_44::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_73::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_45::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_76::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_46::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_75::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_33::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_34::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_35::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_81::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_36::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_80::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_37::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_83::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_38::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_82::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_39::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_28::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_27::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_26::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_25::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_32::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_31::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_30::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_29::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_21::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_71::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_20::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_72::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_19::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_70::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_24::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_23::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_22::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_15::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_68::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_67::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_13::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_14::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_66::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_65::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_18::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_64::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_16::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_63::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_17::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_62::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_08::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_09::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_06::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_07::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_11::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_12::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_10::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_69::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_85::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_84::x86 and previous versions

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