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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2008-1593
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:07:19
Published 31 Mar 2008 07:44:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-1593

Summary

The checkpoint and restart feature in the kernel in IBM AIX 5.2, 5.3, and 6.1 does not properly protect kernel memory, which allows local users to read and modify portions of memory and gain privileges via unspecified vectors involving a restart of a 64-bit process, probably related to the as_getadsp64 function.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 5.2

  • Ibm Aix 5.3

  • Ibm Aix 6.1


References

BID - 28467

CONFIRM - http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4155

CONFIRM - http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4154

CONFIRM - http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4153

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0865

AIXAPAR - IZ17111

AIXAPAR - IZ16992

AIXAPAR - IZ12794

AIXAPAR - IZ11820

SECTRACK - 1019606


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:36