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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3248

qiomkfile in the Quick I/O for Database feature in Symantec Veritas File System (VxFS) on HP-UX, and before 5.0 MP3 on Solaris, Linux, and AIX, does not initialize filesystem blocks during creation of a file, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by creating and then reading files.
Publish Date : 2008-10-21 Last Update Date : 2012-10-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3248

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 AIX Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Veritas File System Unknown Unknown Hp-ux Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Veritas File System 4

- References For CVE-2008-3248

http://secunia.com/advisories/32332
SECUNIA 32332
http://www.security-objectives.com/advisories/SECOBJADV-2008-04.txt
http://www.security-objectives.com/advisories/SECOBJSADV-2008-04.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31678
BID 31678 Symantec Veritas File System 'qiomkfile' Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-21
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497626/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081021 SECOBJADV-2008-04: Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation Memory Disclosure Vulnerability
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021074
SECTRACK 1021074
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/46008
XF symantec-vxfs-qiomkfile-info-disclosure(46008)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2875
VUPEN ADV-2008-2875
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.10.20.html CONFIRM
http://seer.entsupport.symantec.com/docs/310872.htm CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3248

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


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