CVE-2011-3172 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in pam_modules of SUSE Linux Enterprise allows attackers to log into accounts that should have been disabled. Affected releases are SUSE Linux Enterprise: versions prior to 12.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  SUSE
Base Score:  5.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=707645 Issue Tracking 
https://build.opensuse.org/request/show/80346 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-304 Missing Critical Step in Authentication Reference acceptance level SUSE  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3172
NVD Published Date:
06/08/2018
NVD Last Modified:
01/24/2020
Source:
SUSE