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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-7023

Aruba Mobility Controller running ArubaOS, and possibly other versions, installs the same default X.509 certificate for all installations, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication. NOTE: this is only a vulnerability when the administrator does not follow recommendations in the product's security documentation.
Publish Date : 2009-08-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 310

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-7023

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Arubanetworks Aruba Mobility Controller - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Arubanetworks Arubaos Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Arubanetworks Aruba Mobility Controller 1
Arubanetworks Arubaos 1

- References For CVE-2008-7023
BUGTRAQ 20080923 Re: Aruba Mobility Controller Shared Default Certificate - Response from Aruba Networks
BID 31336 RETIRED: Aruba Mobility Controller Shared X.509 Certificate Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-23
BUGTRAQ 20080923 Aruba Mobility Controller Shared Default Certificate

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-7023

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