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CVE-2014-6324 Detail

Description

The Kerberos Key Distribution Center (KDC) in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2 allows remote authenticated domain users to obtain domain administrator privileges via a forged signature in a ticket, as exploited in the wild in November 2014, aka "Kerberos Checksum Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/18/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-6324
Original release date:
11/18/2014
Last revised:
01/06/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/2014/11/18/additional-information-about-cve-2014-6324.aspx Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/2014/11/18/additional-information-about-cve-2014-6324.aspx
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=142350249315918&w=2 Third Party Advisory External Source HP SSRT101864
http://secunia.com/advisories/62556 External Source SECUNIA 62556
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS14-068 Mitigation; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS14-068
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70958 External Source BID 70958
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031237 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1031237
http://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA14-323A Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA14-323A

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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