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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0859

The getifaddrs function in GNU libc (glibc) 2.2.4 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service by sending spoofed messages as other users to the kernel netlink interface.
Publish Date : 2003-12-15 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2003-11-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2003:334: glibc security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2003334 unix
RHSA-2003:334: glibc security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20030334 unix
The getifaddrs function in GNU libc (glibc) 2.2.4 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service by sending... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11337 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0859

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Glibc 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Zebra 0.91a Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Zebra 0.92a Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Zebra 0.93a Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Zebra 0.93b Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Hardware Intel Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Quagga Quagga Routing Software Suite 0.96.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Workstation Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Advanced Server Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Enterprise Server Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Advanced Servers Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Itanium Processor Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application SGI Propack 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application SGI Propack 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Glibc 1
GNU Zebra 4
Intel Ia64 1
Quagga Quagga Routing Software Suite 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux 8
Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 1
SGI Propack 2

- References For CVE-2003-0859

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-334.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:334
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-325.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:325

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0859

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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