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CVE-2015-3427 Detail

Description

Quassel before 0.12.2 does not properly re-initialize the database session when the PostgreSQL database is restarted, which allows remote attackers to conduct SQL injection attacks via a \ (backslash) in a message. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-4422.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/14/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3258
http://www.quassel-irc.org/node/127 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/74339

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3427
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/05/2016