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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0889

Original release date: 02/12/2007
Last revised: 11/15/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Kiwi CatTools before 3.2.0 beta uses weak encryption ("reversible encoding") for passwords, account names, and IP addresses in kiwidb-cattools.kdb, which might allow local users to gain sensitive information by decrypting the file. NOTE: this issue could be leveraged with a directory traversal vulnerability for a remote attack vector.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally 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: SECUNIA
Name: 24103
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2236
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33163
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070208 TFTP directory traversal in Kiwi CatTools
Type: Patch Information

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