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CVE-2006-2539 Detail

Current Description

Sybase EAServer 5.0 for HP-UX Itanium, 5.2 for IBM AIX, HP-UX PA-RISC, Linux x86, and Sun Solaris SPARC, and 5.3 for Sun Solaris SPARC does not properly protect passwords when they are being entered via the GUI, which allows local users to obtain the cleartext passwords via the getSelectedText function in javax.swing.JPasswordField component.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 1.5


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18036 Patch
http://www.sybase.com/detail?id=1040665 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1869
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26567

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:sybase:easerver:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sybase:easerver:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sybase:easerver:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2539
NVD Published Date:
05/22/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017