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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5393

UPR-Kernel in Ubuntu Privacy Remix (UPR) before 8.04_r1 includes kernel support for mounting RAID arrays, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended isolation mechanisms by (1) reading from or (2) writing to these arrays.
Publish Date : 2008-12-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, 5 or Red Hat Enterprise MRG. It only affected the Ubuntu Privacy Remix (UPR) kernel.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-5393

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Privacy-cd Unbuntu Privacy Remix 8.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Privacy-cd Unbuntu Privacy Remix 1

- References For CVE-2008-5393

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4696
SREASON 4696
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/301285 CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47082
XF upr-satadisks-security-bypass(47082)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498905/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081204 [UPRSN] Ubuntu Privacy Remix 8.04r1 fixes security issues
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32629
BID 32629 Ubuntu Privacy Remix S/ATA-Disks Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2008-12-05

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5393

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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