CVE-2009-1436

MEDIUM

Description

The db interface in libc in FreeBSD 6.3, 6.4, 7.0, 7.1, and 7.2-PRERELEASE does not properly initialize memory for Berkeley DB 1.85 database structures, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a database file.

References

http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10756

http://osvdb.org/53918

http://secunia.com/advisories/34810

http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-09:07.libc.asc

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34666

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022113

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-04-27

Updated: 2016-11-28

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM