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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1629

ajaxterm.js in AjaxTerm 0.10 and earlier generates session IDs with predictable random numbers based on certain JavaScript functions, which makes it easier for remote attackers to (1) hijack a session or (2) cause a denial of service (session ID exhaustion) via a brute-force attack.
Publish Date : 2009-05-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 287

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1994 ajaxterm -- weak session IDs oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6827 unix
DSA-1994-1 ajaxterm -- weak session IDs oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13633 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-2009-1629

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm 0.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm 0.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm 0.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm 0.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Antony Lesuisse Ajaxterm 5

- References For CVE-2009-1629
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-18867
XF ajaxterm-ajaxterm-session-hijacking(50464)
BID 34903 AjaxTerm 'ajaxterm.js' Session Hijacking Vulnerability Release Date:2010-02-12
MLIST [oss-security] 20090511 [oCERT-2009-004] AjaxTerm session id collision
BUGTRAQ 20090511 [oCERT-2009-004] AjaxTerm session id collision

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1629

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