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CVE-2004-2486 Detail

Current Description

The DSS verification code in Dropbear SSH Server before 0.43 frees uninitialized variables, which might allow remote attackers to gain access.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2004
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://matt.ucc.asn.au/dropbear/CHANGES Vendor Advisory
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_advisory09186a0080949c7a.shtml Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10803 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0543 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16810 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/40490 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-2486
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
09/20/2018