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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4556

The token processing system (pki-tps) in Red Hat Certificate System (RHCS) before 8.1.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Apache httpd web server child process restart) via certain unspecified empty search fields in a user certificate search query.
Publish Date : 2013-01-04 Last Update Date : 2013-01-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4556

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Redhat Certificate System 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Redhat Certificate System 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Redhat Certificate System 7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Redhat Certificate System 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Redhat Certificate System 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Redhat Certificate System 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Certificate System 6

- References For CVE-2012-4556
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1550
SECTRACK 1027846
BID 56843 Red Hat Certificate System Multiple Cross-Site Scripting and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-03-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4556

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