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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3620

The management interface for VMware ESX Server 2.0.x before 2.0.2 patch 1, 2.1.x before 2.1.3 patch 1, and 2.x before 2.5.3 patch 2 records passwords in cleartext in URLs that are stored in world-readable web server log files, which allows local users to gain privileges.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3620

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Vmware ESX 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Vmware ESX 2.0.1 Build6403 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Vmware ESX 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Vmware ESX 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Vmware ESX 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ESX 5

- References For CVE-2005-3620
XF vmware-password-information-disclosure(28112)
BUGTRAQ 20060731 Corsaire Security Advisory - VMware ESX Server Password Disclosure in Log issue CONFIRM
BID 19249 VMware ESX Multiple Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-08-01
BUGTRAQ 20060801 VMSA-2006-0004 Cross site scripting vulnerability and other fixes
CERT-VN VU#822476
VUPEN ADV-2006-3075

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3620

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