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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2707

Unspecified vulnerability in ia32el (aka the IA 32 emulation functionality) before 7042_7022-0.4.2 in SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) 10 SP2 on Itanium IA64 machines allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a 32-bit x86 application.
Publish Date : 2009-09-18 Last Update Date : 2009-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
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 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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of ia32el as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-2707 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20092707 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-2009-2707

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Novell Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2 Itanium Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Suse Linux Enterprise Server 1

- References For CVE-2009-2707

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-09/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:015
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2707.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-2707
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36393
BID 36393 Linux Kernel Intel 32bit Emulation Mode Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-09-15
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=521524 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2707

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


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