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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-6024

Original release date: 02/02/2009
Last revised: 08/26/2009


Unspecified vulnerability in the NFSv4 client module in the kernel on Sun Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris before snv_37, when automountd is used, allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (unresponsive NFS filesystems) via unknown vectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2415
External Source: XF
Name: solaris-nfsv4-dos(44546)
External Source: BID
Name: 30753
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020716
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 240546
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:10::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:solaris:10::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_03::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_08::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_02::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_09::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_05::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_06::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_04::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_07::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_01::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_10::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_11::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_12::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_15::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_21::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_20::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_13::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_19::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_14::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_18::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_16::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_17::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_22::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_24::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_31::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_23::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_30::x86
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_29::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_36::x86 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_02::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_07::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_01::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_08::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_04::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_05::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_03::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_06::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_09::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_10::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_11::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_12::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_21::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_15::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_20::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_19::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_13::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_14::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_17::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_18::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_16::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_22::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_28::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_27::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_26::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_25::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_24::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_32::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_23::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_31::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_30::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_29::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_33::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_34::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_35::sparc
* cpe:/o:sun:opensolaris:snv_36::sparc and previous versions

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)