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CVE-2014-8923 Detail

Current Description

The (1) IBM Tivoli Identity Manager Active Directory adapter before 5.1.24 and (2) IBM Security Identity Manager Active Directory adapter before 6.0.14 for IBM Security Identity Manager on Windows, when certain log and trace levels are configured, store the cleartext administrator password in a log file, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.9 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
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://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21699902 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:security_identity_manager_active_directory_adapter:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.0.14
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_identity_manager_active_directory_adapter:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.1.20


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8923
NVD Published Date:
03/24/2015
NVD Last Modified:
08/31/2016