Vulnerability Note VU#810921
Cobalt RaQ Server Appliances contains vulnerability allowing remote root compromise
A remotely exploitable vulnerability exists in Cobalt RaQ Server Appliances with the Security Hardening Package (SHP) installed.
The Cobalt RaQTM4 is a server appliance that provides a dedicated Web-hosting platform and offers new capabilities for high-traffic, complex Web sites and e-commerce applications.
• Scan detection, logging, and lockout
• Buffer overflow protection
• Root privilege control
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on a Cobalt RaQ Server Appliance with the SHP installed.
Apply a patch. This patch will remove the SHP from your RaQ.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Sun Microsystems Inc.||Affected||-||11 Dec 2002|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was publicly reported by <email@example.com>.
This document was written by Ian A Finlay.
- CVE IDs: CAN-2002-1361
- CERT Advisory: CA-2002-35
- Date Public: 05 Dec 2002
- Date First Published: 11 Dec 2002
- Date Last Updated: 16 Dec 2002
- Severity Metric: 41.63
- Document Revision: 67
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