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CVE-2008-0169 Detail

Current Description

Plugin/passwordauth.pm (aka the passwordauth plugin) in ikiwiki 1.34 through 2.47 allows remote attackers to bypass authentication, and login to any account for which an OpenID identity is configured and a password is not configured, by specifying an empty password during the login sequence.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=483770
http://ikiwiki.info/news/version_2.48/index.html
http://ikiwiki.info/security/#index33h2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/05/31/3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29479
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1710
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42798

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.34.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.34.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:1.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.31.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.31.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.31.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:ikiwiki:ikiwiki:2.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0169
NVD Published Date:
06/03/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017