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CVE-2020-1940 Detail


The optional initial password change and password expiration features present in Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.2.0 to 1.22.0 are prone to a sensitive information disclosure vulnerability. The code mandates the changed password to be passed as an additional attribute to the credentials object but does not remove it upon processing during the first phase of the authentication. In combination with additional, independent authentication mechanisms, this may lead to the new password being disclosed.


CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2020/01/28/1 Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r3da8e2fd253ecd4d3a0de71ce255631148b54be8500225b5812f7737@%3Coak-commits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r45b0e2fb6ac51c5a03952b08b5e0efde1249ecb809884cc87eb0bd99@%3Ccommits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r601637e38ee743e845856a4e24915cb8db26ae80ca782bef91989cbc@%3Coak-commits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/ra295f919586b19def7cc7713d9d78595507d5f703362fccb779eeeb9@%3Coak-commits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/ra6b3e78f5ed545c1d859d664f66c6d3fc5d731d9b1d842349654e4f0@%3Ccommits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb3023cfd45441b570c1abaa347d0cac78df97b5d3f27d674d01b3d2a@%3Ccommits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rba884dbe733781cbaaffa28b77bc37a6a9f948b3a72a1bdad5e1587c@%3Ccommits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rbef4701b5ce4d827182e70ad7b4d987a9157682ba3643e05a9ef5a7b@%3Ccommits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rc35a57ecdeae342d46f729d6bc9750ba860c101f450cc171798dba28@%3Coak-commits.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rccc0ed467faa35734ea16b8f5de5603e708936c41a4eddd90fddeaf0%40%3Cusers.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rccc0ed467faa35734ea16b8f5de5603e708936c41a4eddd90fddeaf0@%3Cannounce.jackrabbit.apache.org%3E Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-212 Improper Removal of Sensitive Information Before Storage or Transfer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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