CVE-2008-2926

Current Description

The kmxfw.sys driver in CA Host-Based Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) r8, as used in CA Internet Security Suite and Personal Firewall, does not properly verify IOCTL requests, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted request.

Basic Data

PublishedAugust 12, 2008
Last ModifiedOctober 11, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-20
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationCaHost Based Intrusion Prevention Systemr8*******
    2.3ApplicationCaInternet Security Suite3.0*******
    2.3ApplicationCaInternet Security Suite 2008********
    2.3ApplicationCaPersonal Firewall 2007********
    2.3ApplicationCaPersonal Firewall 2008********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ca Internet Security Suite 3.0
Ca Host Based Intrusion Prevention System r8
Ca Internet Security Suite 2008 *
Ca Personal Firewall 2007 *
Ca Personal Firewall 2008 *

References

NameSourceURLTags
31434http://secunia.com/advisories/31434SECUNIAPATCH Vendor Advisory
http://www.ca.com/us/securityadvisor/vulninfo/vuln.aspx?id=36559http://www.ca.com/us/securityadvisor/vulninfo/vuln.aspx?id=36559CONFIRM
20080812 CA Host-Based Intrusion Prevention System SDK kmxfw.sys Multiple Vulnerabilitieshttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495397/100/0/threadedBUGTRAQ
30651http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30651BID
1020658http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020658SECTRACK
1020659http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020659SECTRACK
1020660http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020660SECTRACK
ADV-2008-2339http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2339VUPEN
ca-kmxfw-privilege-escalation(44392)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44392XF