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CVE-2005-2641 Detail

Current Description

Unknown vulnerability in pam_ldap before 180 does not properly handle a new password policy control, which could allow attackers to gain privileges. NOTE: CVE-2005-2497 had also been assigned to this issue, but CVE-2005-2641 is the correct candidate.

Source:  MITRE
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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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/778916 US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:190
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-767.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/447859/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14649
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-680
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10370
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-test-list/2005-August/msg00170.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:pam_ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
build_178


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2641
NVD Published Date:
08/23/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018