Executive Summary

Title Sun Alert 252787 A Security Vulnerability in Solaris Kerberos Credential Management May Lead to Unauthorized Access of Kerberized NFS Mount Points
Name SUN-252787 First vendor Publication 2009-06-03
Vendor Sun Last vendor Modification 2009-07-29
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4.7 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Product: Solaris 8 Operating System Solaris 9 Operating System Solaris 10 Operating System OpenSolaris

A security vulnerability in the Solaris Kerberos (see kerberos(5)) credential cache management may allow a local unprivileged user to access Kerberized mount points without authorization.

Sun acknowledges with thanks, Anton Lundin for bringing this issue to our attention.

State: Resolved
First released: 03-Jun-2009

Original Source

Url : http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/sun_alert_252787_a_security

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-255 Credentials Management

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 369
Os 6

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
54979 Kerberos on Solaris Local NFS Mount/Share Credential Cache Management Unspeci...

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2004-07-12 Name : The remote host is missing Sun Security Patch number 112908-38
File : solaris9_112908.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-07-12 Name : The remote host is missing Sun Security Patch number 115168-24
File : solaris9_x86_115168.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO