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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0730

The (1) Simplified Chinese, (2) Traditional Chinese, (3) Korean, and (4) Thai language input methods in Sun Solaris 10 create files and directories with weak permissions under (a) .iiim/le and (b) .Xlocale in home directories, which might allow local users to write to, or read from, the home directories of other users.
Publish Date : 2008-02-12 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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)
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Security Vulnerability in Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, and Thai Language Input Methods oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5545 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-2008-0730

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Solaris 10 Sparc Thai Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Solaris 10 Sparc Traditional Chinese Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Solaris 10 X86 Korean Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Solaris 10 X86 Simplified Chinese Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Solaris 10 Sparc Korean Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Solaris 10 X86 Thai Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Solaris 10 Sparc Simplified Chinese Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Solaris 10 X86 Traditional Chinese Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Solaris 8

- References For CVE-2008-0730
VUPEN ADV-2008-0452
BID 27770 Sun Solaris Language Input Methods Security Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-13

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0730

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