CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0084

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Buffer overflow in the fscache_setup function of cachefsd in Solaris 2.6, 7, and 8 allows local users to gain root privileges via a long mount argument.
References
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Date Entry Created
20020306 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20061101)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Cole, Green, Wall
NOOP(3) Christey, Foat, Ziese
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> CERT:CA-2002-11
   CERT-VN:VU#635811
   AUSCERT:AA-2002.01
   URL:http://www.auscert.org.au/Information/Advisories/advisory/AA-2002.01.txt
 Christey> BUGTRAQ:20020429 eSecurityOnline Security Advisory 4198 - Sun Solaris cachefsd mount file buffer overflow vulnerability
   URL:http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/270135
 Christey> ADDREF CERT-VN:VU#161931
   ADDREF BUGTRAQ:20020429 eSecurityOnline Security Advisory 4198 - Sun Solaris cachefsd mount file buffer overflow vulnerability
   ADDREF CONFIRM:http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doc=fsalert%2F44309
   
   Note: this is a different vulnerability than CVE-2002-0033.
   However, if there are different patches for the 2 issues, then
   they may need to be merged per CD:SF-LOC.
   
   Add that the affected function is fscache_setup()
 Christey> VULNWATCH:20020429 [VulnWatch] eSecurityOnline Security Advisory 4198 - Sun Solaris cachefsd mou nt file buffer overflow vulnerability
   URL:http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2002-q2/0048.html
   BID:4631
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4631

Proposed (Legacy)
20020315
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