The password_checker function in config/ in MoinMoin 1.6.1 uses the cracklib and python-crack features even though they are not thread-safe, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via unknown vectors.
Published 2009-03-30 01:30:01
Updated 2009-03-30 04:00:00
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Memory CorruptionDenial of service

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-6549

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 75 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-6549

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

References for CVE-2008-6549

Products affected by CVE-2008-6549

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