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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0003

pam_unix.so in Linux-PAM 0.99.7.0 allows context-dependent attackers to log into accounts whose password hash, as stored in /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow, has only two characters.
Publish Date : 2007-01-23 Last Update Date : 2008-11-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of pam as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0003

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Andrew Morgan Linux Pam 0.99.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Andrew Morgan Linux Pam 1

- References For CVE-2007-0003

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_3_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:003
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22204
BID 22204 Linux-PAM Pam_Unix.SO Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-20
http://osvdb.org/32017
OSVDB 32017
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/31739
XF linuxpam-pamunix-security-bypass(31739)
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2007-January/msg01271.html
MLIST [fedora-devel-list] 20070122 Re: rawhide report: 20070120 changes
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2007-January/msg01277.html
MLIST [fedora-devel-list] 20070122 Re: rawhide report: 20070120 changes
https://www.redhat.com/archives/pam-list/2007-January/msg00017.html
MLIST [pam-list] 20070123 Linux-PAM 0.99.7.1 released
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0323
VUPEN ADV-2007-0323
http://secunia.com/advisories/23858
SECUNIA 23858

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0003

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


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