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CVE-2013-7239 Detail

Description

memcached before 1.4.17 allows remote attackers to bypass authentication by sending an invalid request with SASL credentials, then sending another request with incorrect SASL credentials.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/13/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-7239
Original release date:
01/13/2014
Last revised:
01/23/2014
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
6.5
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Local network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2013/q4/572 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20131230 Re: CVE Request: SASL authentication allows wrong credentials to access memcache
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2832 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2832
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2080-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2080-1
https://code.google.com/p/memcached/wiki/ReleaseNotes1417 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://code.google.com/p/memcached/wiki/ReleaseNotes1417

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