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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4537

NET$SESSION_CONTROL.EXE in DECnet-Plus in OpenVMS ALPHA 7.3-2 and Alpha 8.2 writes a password to an audit log file when there is a successful connection after a "network breakin" event, which allows local users to obtain passwords by reading the file.
Publish Date : 2006-09-05 Last Update Date : 2017-07-20
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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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4537

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application DEC Dec Openvms Alpha 7.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application DEC Dec Openvms Alpha 8.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
DEC Dec Openvms Alpha 2

- References For CVE-2006-4537
SECTRACK 1017472
BID 19783 HP OpenVMS Local Password Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-26
OSVDB 28272
VUPEN ADV-2006-3423
XF openvms-auditlogfile-information-disclosure(28695)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4537

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

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