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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2208

FreeBSD 6.3, 6.4, 7.1, and 7.2 does not enforce permissions on the SIOCSIFINFO_IN6 IOCTL, which allows local users to modify or disable IPv6 network interfaces, as demonstrated by modifying the MTU.
Publish Date : 2009-06-24 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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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 Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-2208

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Release P11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Release P9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Release P8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Release P10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Release P6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Releng Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Release P4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Release P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Release P3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Release P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Stable Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.4 Release Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Release-p6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Release-p4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Pre-release Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Stable Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Release-p5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Release-p2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Release-p1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.2 Stable Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.2 Pre-release Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freebsd Freebsd 26

- References For CVE-2009-2208
XF freebsd-siocsifinfo-security-bypass(51044)
BID 35285 FreeBSD IPv6 'SIOCSIFINFO_IN6' Permission Check Local Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-12
SECTRACK 1022367

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2208

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

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