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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6427

The XInput extension in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via requests related to byte swapping and heap corruption within multiple functions, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-4990.
Publish Date : 2008-01-18 Last Update Date : 2020-11-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 787

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-12-04 2008-01-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6427 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20076427 unix
DSA-1466 xfree86 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8106 unix
DSA-1466-2 libxfont xfree86 xorg-server - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20244 unix
ELSA-2008:0031: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22333 unix
HP-UX Running Xserver, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19689 unix
Multiple vulnerabilities in the X server oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20265 unix
RHSA-2008:0029: XFree86 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080029 unix
RHSA-2008:0030: xorg-x11 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080030 unix
RHSA-2008:0031: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080031 unix
The XInput extension in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via requ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10372 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-2007-6427

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Debian Debian Linux 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Opensuse Opensuse 10.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Opensuse Opensuse 10.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Suse Linux 10.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 - * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 10 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Suse Open Enterprise Server - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application X.org X Server * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 2
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Suse Linux 1
Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 3
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 3
Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 1
Suse Open Enterprise Server 1
X.org X Server 1

- References For CVE-2007-6427

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29139
SECUNIA 29139
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX61&path=/200802/SECURITY/20080227/datafile112539&label=AIX%20X%20server%20multiple%20vulnerabilities CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28941
SECUNIA 28941
http://secunia.com/advisories/28838
SECUNIA 28838
http://secunia.com/advisories/28843
SECUNIA 28843
http://secunia.com/advisories/28885
SECUNIA 28885
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-078.htm CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-200153-1
SUNALERT 200153
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:003
http://www.openbsd.org/errata42.html#006_xorg
OPENBSD [4.2] 20080208 006: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
http://www.openbsd.org/errata41.html#012_xorg
OPENBSD [4.1] 20080208 012: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
http://secunia.com/advisories/28718
SECUNIA 28718
http://secunia.com/advisories/28693
SECUNIA 28693
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2010 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28616
SECUNIA 28616
http://secunia.com/advisories/28584
SECUNIA 28584
http://secunia.com/advisories/28592
SECUNIA 28592
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:025
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:025
http://secunia.com/advisories/28273
SECUNIA 28273
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:023
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:021
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:021
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-09
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00704.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0831
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00641.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0760
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-039.htm CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28550
SECUNIA 28550
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204362 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28542
SECUNIA 28542
http://secunia.com/advisories/28543
SECUNIA 28543
http://secunia.com/advisories/28536
SECUNIA 28536
http://secunia.com/advisories/28539
SECUNIA 28539
http://secunia.com/advisories/28540
SECUNIA 28540
http://secunia.com/advisories/28535
SECUNIA 28535
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27351
BID 27351 X.Org X Server 'Xinput' Extension Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-05
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019232
SECTRACK 1019232
http://secunia.com/advisories/28532
SECUNIA 28532
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0031.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0031
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:003
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0029.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0029
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0030.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0030
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27336
BID 27336 RETIRED: X.Org X Server Local Privilege Escalation and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-01-18
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1466
DEBIAN DSA-1466
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103200-1
SUNALERT 103200
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-January/031918.html
MLIST [xorg] 20080117 X.Org security advisory: multiple vulnerabilities in the X server
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=643
IDEFENSE 20080117 Multiple Vendor X Server XInput Extension Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:008
http://secunia.com/advisories/29622
SECUNIA 29622
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-05
http://secunia.com/advisories/29707
SECUNIA 29707
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://secunia.com/advisories/30161
SECUNIA 30161
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3000
VUPEN ADV-2008-3000
http://secunia.com/advisories/32545
SECUNIA 32545
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01543321
HP SSRT080083
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0184
VUPEN ADV-2008-0184
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0179
VUPEN ADV-2008-0179
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0497/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0497
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0703
VUPEN ADV-2008-0703
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39759
XF xorg-xinput-code-execution(39759)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10372
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10372
https://usn.ubuntu.com/571-1/
UBUNTU USN-571-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487335/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080130 rPSA-2008-0032-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6427

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