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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1073

nss-ldapd before 0.6.8 uses world-readable permissions for the /etc/nss-ldapd.conf file, which allows local users to obtain a cleartext password for the LDAP server by reading the bindpw field.
Publish Date : 2009-03-31 Last Update Date : 2009-04-08
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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 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)
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1758 nss-ldapd -- insecure config file creation oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8018 unix
DSA-1758-1 nss-ldapd -- insecure config file creation oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13576 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1073

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Debian Nss-ldap 0.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Nss-ldap 15

- References For CVE-2009-1073 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20090323 CVE request -- ucd-snmp / net-snmp, libnss-ldapd / nss_ldap
MLIST [oss-security] 20090324 Re: CVE request -- ucd-snmp / net-snmp, libnss-ldapd / nss_ldap
BID 34211 PADL nss_ldap '/etc/nss_ldapd.conf' Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-30
MLIST [oss-security] 20090324 Re: CVE request -- ucd-snmp / net-snmp, libnss-ldapd / nss_ldap
MLIST [oss-security] 20090324 Re: CVE request -- ucd-snmp / net-snmp, libnss-ldapd / nss_ldap

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1073

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