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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3875

The kernel in Sun Solaris 8 through 10 and OpenSolaris before snv_90 allows local users to bypass chroot, zones, and the Solaris Trusted Extensions multi-level security policy, and establish a covert communication channel, via unspecified vectors involving system calls.
Publish Date : 2008-09-02 Last Update Date : 2017-09-29
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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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Covert Channel Security Vulnerability in the Solaris Kernel oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5453 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-2008-3875

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Opensolaris * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 01 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 02 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 22 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 39 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 47 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 59 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 64 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 79b * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 87 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS SUN Opensolaris Build Snv 88 * * * 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 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS SUN Solaris 9 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SUN Solaris 10 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SUN Solaris 10 * X86 * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Opensolaris 13
SUN Solaris 6

- References For CVE-2008-3875
VUPEN ADV-2008-2460
XF solaris-kernel-security-bypass(44753)
SECTRACK 1020780
BID 30880 Sun Solaris Kernel Covert Channel Creation Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-29
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5453

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3875

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