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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4312

Cisco PIX 500 Series Security Appliances and ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliances, when running 7.0(x) up to 7.0(5) and 7.1(x) up to 7.1(2.4), and Firewall Services Module (FWSM) 3.1(x) up to 3.1(1.6), causes the EXEC password, local user passwords, and the enable password to be changed to a "non-random value" under certain circumstances, which causes administrators to be locked out and might allow attackers to gain access.
Publish Date : 2006-08-23 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4312

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 501 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 506 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 515 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 515e Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 520 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 525 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Hardware Cisco Pix Firewall 535 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 501 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 506 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 515 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 515e 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 520 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 525 1
Cisco Pix Firewall 535 1

- References For CVE-2006-4312
SECTRACK 1016740
SECTRACK 1016739
VUPEN ADV-2006-3367
OSVDB 28143
BID 19681 Cisco Multiple Firewall Appliances Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2006-09-01
XF cisco-pix-password-modification(28540)
CISCO 20060823 Unintentional Password Modification Vulnerability in Cisco Firewall Products
SECTRACK 1016738

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4312

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