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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2709

Buffer overflow in the BrSmRcvAndCheck function in the RCHMGR module on IBM OS/400 V5R4M0, V5R4M5, and V6R1M0 allows local users to cause a denial of service (task halt and main storage dump) via unspecified vectors involving the running of diagnostics on a modem port. NOTE: there might be limited attack scenarios.
Publish Date : 2008-06-16 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2709

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS IBM Os 400 V5r4m0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS IBM Os 400 V5r4m5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS IBM Os 400 V6r1m0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Os 400 3

- References For CVE-2008-2709
VUPEN ADV-2008-1799
XF os400-brsmrcvandcheck-bo(42984)
BID 29660 IBM OS/400 'BrSmRcvAndCheck()' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2709

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