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CVE-2013-4471 Detail

Current Description

The Identity v3 API in OpenStack Dashboard (Horizon) before 2013.2 does not require the current password when changing passwords for user accounts, which makes it easier for remote attackers to change a user password by leveraging the authentication token for that user.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.openstack.org/pipermail/openstack/2013-November/003299.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.launchpad.net/horizon/+bug/1237989

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:horizon:2012.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:horizon:2012.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:horizon:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2013.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-4471
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2014
NVD Last Modified:
05/15/2014