ID CVE-2008-1778
Summary Unspecified vulnerability in the floating point context switch implementation in Sun Solaris 9 and 10 on x86 platforms might allow local users to cause a denial of service (application exit), corrupt data, or trigger incorrect calculations via unknown vectors.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Sun SunOS (Solaris 9) 5.9
    cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.9
  • Sun SunOS (Solaris 10) 5.10
    cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.10
CVSS
Base: 6.6 (as of 14-04-2008 - 15:23)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-16
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE COMPLETE COMPLETE
oval via4
accepted 2008-05-26T04:00:19.375-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
name Pai Peng
organization Hewlett-Packard
definition_extensions
  • comment Solaris 9 (x86) is installed
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1683
  • comment Solaris 10 (x86) is installed
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1926
description Unspecified vulnerability in the floating point context switch implementation in Sun Solaris 9 and 10 on x86 platforms might allow local users to cause a denial of service (application exit), corrupt data, or trigger incorrect calculations via unknown vectors.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4950
status accepted
submitted 2008-04-15T07:48:47.000-04:00
title A Security Vulnerability in Floating Point Context Switch Implementation May Result in a Denial of Service (DoS) or Data Integrity Issues
version 31
refmap via4
bid 28733
sectrack 1019833
secunia 29728
sunalert 233921
vupen ADV-2008-1193
xf sun-solaris-floatingpoint-contextswitch-dos(41765)
Last major update 07-03-2011 - 22:07
Published 14-04-2008 - 12:05
Last modified 30-10-2018 - 12:25
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