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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4569

backend/session.c in KDM in KDE 3.3.0 through 3.5.7, when autologin is configured and "shutdown with password" is enabled, allows remote attackers to bypass the password requirement and login to arbitrary accounts via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2007-09-21 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-09-12 2007-09-19
Redhat moderate 2007-09-12 2007-09-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
backend/session.c in KDM in KDE 3.3.0 through 3.5.7, when autologin is configured and "shutdown with password" is enable... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10359 unix
CVE-2007-4569 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20074569 unix
ELSA-2007:0905: kdebase security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22556 unix
RHSA-2007:0905: kdebase security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070905 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4569

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS KDE KDE 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS KDE KDE 3.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS KDE KDE 3.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS KDE KDE 3.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS KDE KDE 3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS KDE KDE 3.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS KDE KDE 3.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS KDE KDE 3.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS KDE KDE 3.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS KDE KDE 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS KDE KDE 3.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS KDE KDE 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS KDE KDE 3.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS KDE KDE 3.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS KDE KDE 3.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS KDE KDE 3.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS KDE KDE 3.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS KDE KDE 3.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
KDE KDE 18

- References For CVE-2007-4569

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:021
http://secunia.com/advisories/26904
SECUNIA 26904
http://secunia.com/advisories/26894
SECUNIA 26894
http://secunia.com/advisories/26915
SECUNIA 26915
http://secunia.com/advisories/26929
SECUNIA 26929
http://secunia.com/advisories/26977
SECUNIA 26977
http://secunia.com/advisories/27089
SECUNIA 27089
http://secunia.com/advisories/27096
SECUNIA 27096
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018724
SECTRACK 1018724
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200710-15
http://secunia.com/advisories/27271
SECUNIA 27271
http://secunia.com/advisories/27106
SECUNIA 27106
http://secunia.com/advisories/27180
SECUNIA 27180
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3227
VUPEN ADV-2007-3227
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1376
DEBIAN DSA-1376
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:190
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:190
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0905.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0905
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-517-1
UBUNTU USN-517-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/36711
XF kde-kdm-login-security-bypass(36711)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1725 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00022.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2361
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00084.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-716
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25730
BID 25730 KDE KDM Unspecified Password Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2007-10-24
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070919-1.txt CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4569

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


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