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CVE-2008-0299 Detail

Description

common.py in Paramiko 1.7.1 and earlier, when using threads or forked processes, does not properly use RandomPool, which allows one session to obtain sensitive information from another session by predicting the state of the pool.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/16/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=460706
http://people.debian.org/~nion/nmu-diff/paramiko-1.6.4-1_1.6.4-1.1.patch Exploit
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-07.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27307
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=428727
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39749
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00529.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00594.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:python_software_foundation:paramiko:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0299
NVD Published Date:
01/16/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017