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CVE-2015-4928 Detail

Description

Apache Ambari before 2.1, as used in IBM Infosphere BigInsights 4.x before 4.1, includes cleartext passwords on a Configs screen, which allows physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading password fields.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/08/2015

Evaluator Description

Per CVSS Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N states that this is a network attack and not local

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
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.securitytracker.com/id/1034102
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21969202 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:apache:ambari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_biginsights:4.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:infosphere_biginsights:4.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-4928
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016