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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3572

OpenBSD 4.4, 4.5, and 4.6, when running on an i386 kernel, does not properly handle XMM exceptions, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2009-10-06 Last Update Date : 2009-10-08
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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 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

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3572

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Openbsd Openbsd 4.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Openbsd Openbsd 4.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Openbsd Openbsd 4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openbsd Openbsd 3

- References For CVE-2009-3572
MLIST [openbsd-security-announce] 20091005 OpenBSD patch: XMM exceptions incorrectly handled in i386 kernel
BID 36589 OpenBSD XMM Exceptions Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-09
OPENBSD [4.5] 008: RELIABILITY FIX: October 05, 2009
OPENBSD [4.4] 015: RELIABILITY FIX: October 05, 2009
OPENBSD [4.6] 002: RELIABILITY FIX: October 05, 2009

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3572

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