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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-2079

Original release date: 02/09/2004
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Red-M Red-Alert 2.7.5 with software 3.1 build 24 binds authentication to IP addresses, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication by connecting from the same IP address as an active authenticated user.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.securiteam.com/securitynews/5SP0C0KC0A.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040209 Red-M Red-Alert Multiple Vulnerabilities
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1009001
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 3952
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20040209 Red-M Red-Alert Multiple Vulnerabilities
External Source: MISC
Name: http://genhex.org/releases/031003.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: redalert-gain-access(15088)
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 9618
Type: Advisory

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