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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0965

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in snoop on Sun Solaris 8 through 10 and OpenSolaris before snv_96, when the -o option is omitted, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in an SMB packet.
Publish Date : 2008-08-08 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 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 134

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Security Vulnerability in Solaris snoop(1M) when Displaying SMB Traffic oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5742 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-2008-0965

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Opensolaris * * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Opensolaris * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Opensolaris * * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 01 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 02 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 22 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 64 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 88 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 89 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 91 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 92 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS SUN Solaris 8 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS SUN Solaris 8 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS SUN Solaris 9 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS SUN Solaris 9 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SUN Solaris 10 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SUN Solaris 10 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS SUN Sunos 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS SUN Sunos 5.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS SUN Sunos 5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Opensolaris 13
SUN Solaris 6
SUN Sunos 3

- References For CVE-2008-0965
XF solaris-snoop1m-format-string(44415) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2008-2311
SECTRACK 1020633
IDEFENSE 20080804 Solaris snoop SMB Decoding Multiple Format String Vulnerabilities
BID 30556 Sun Solaris 'snoop(1M)' Utility Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-15
XF sun-solaris-snoop1m-command-execution(44222)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5742

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0965

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