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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0882

Argument injection vulnerability in the telnet daemon (in.telnetd) in Solaris 10 and 11 (SunOS 5.10 and 5.11) misinterprets certain client "-f" sequences as valid requests for the login program to skip authentication, which allows remote attackers to log into certain accounts, as demonstrated by the bin account.
Publish Date : 2007-02-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
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)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Security Vulnerability in the in.telnetd(1M) Daemon May Allow Unauthorized Remote Users to Gain Access to a Solaris Host oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2202 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-2007-0882

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Solaris 10.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Sunos 5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Sunos 5.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Solaris 2
SUN Sunos 2

- References For CVE-2007-0882
BUGTRAQ 20070212 Re: [BLACKLIST] [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on yournetwork?
BUGTRAQ 20070212 Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on your network?
BUGTRAQ 20070213 Re: [BLACKLIST] [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on yournetwork?
BUGTRAQ 20070214 Solaris telnet vuln solutions digest and network risks
XF solaris-telnet-authentication-bypass(32434)
BUGTRAQ 20070214 RE: [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many onyour network?
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2202
FULLDISC 20070211 "0day was the case that they gave me"
OSVDB 31881
VUPEN ADV-2007-0560
CERT-VN VU#881872
BID 22512 Sun Solaris Telnet Remote Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-05
SECTRACK 1017625
CERT TA07-059A
BUGTRAQ 20070212 Re: [Full-disclosure] Solaris telnet vulnberability - how many on your network?

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0882

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