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CVE-2017-6594 Detail

Current Description

The transit path validation code in Heimdal before 7.3 might allow attackers to bypass the capath policy protection mechanism by leveraging failure to add the previous hop realm to the transit path of issued tickets.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2017-08/msg00062.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.h5l.org/advisories.html?show=2017-04-13 Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/heimdal/heimdal/commit/b1e699103f08d6a0ca46a122193c9da65f6cf837 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/heimdal/heimdal/releases/tag/heimdal-7.3.0 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-295 Improper Certificate Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:h5l:heimdal:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
7.2.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse_project:leap:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6594
NVD Published Date:
08/28/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019