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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3538

hfaxd in HylaFAX 4.2.3, when PAM support is disabled, accepts arbitrary passwords, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3538

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ifax Solutions Hylafax 4.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ifax Solutions Hylafax 1

- References For CVE-2005-3538

http://www.hylafax.org/archive/2005-12/msg00119.php
MLIST [hylafax-users] 20051212 Re: proceedure for hylafax setup for PAM authentiation
http://www.hylafax.org/content/HylaFAX_4.2.4_release CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/420974/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060105 HylaFAX Security advisory - fixed in HylaFAX 4.2.4
http://bugs.hylafax.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=719
http://secunia.com/advisories/18314
SECUNIA 18314
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/0072
VUPEN ADV-2006-0072
http://secunia.com/advisories/18337
SECUNIA 18337
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200601-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200601-03
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16150
BID 16150 HylaFAX Remote PAM Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2006-08-11
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:015
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:015
http://secunia.com/advisories/18489
SECUNIA 18489

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3538

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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