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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1394

Plone CMS before 3 places a base64 encoded form of the username and password in the __ac cookie for all user accounts, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access by sniffing the network.
Publish Date : 2008-03-19 Last Update Date : 2009-10-15
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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)
CWE ID 255

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1394

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.1.3 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Plone Plone Cms 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Plone Plone Cms 7

- References For CVE-2008-1394

http://plone.org/about/security/overview/security-overview-of-plone/ CONFIRM
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3754
SREASON 3754
http://www.procheckup.com/Hacking_Plone_CMS.pdf
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41425
XF plone-accookie-mitm(41425)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489544/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080313 PR08-02: Plone CMS Security Research - the Art of Plowning

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1394

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


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