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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4638

qioadmin 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, allows local users to read arbitrary files by causing qioadmin to write a file's content to standard error in an error message.
Publish Date : 2008-10-21 Last Update Date : 2011-08-10
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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-2008-4638

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Veritas File System 5.0 MP2 AIX 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-2008-4638

http://www.security-objectives.com/advisories/SECOBJSADV-2008-05.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497675/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081022 SECOBJADV-2008-05: Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation Arbitrary File Read Vulnerability
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.10.20.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31679
BID 31679 Symantec Veritas File System 'qioadmin' Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-22
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2875
VUPEN ADV-2008-2875
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/46009
XF symantec-vxfs-qioadmin-info-disclosure(46009)
http://seer.entsupport.symantec.com/docs/310872.htm CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4638

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


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