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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-5484

The client in FreeIPA 2.x and 3.x before 3.1.2 does not properly obtain the Certification Authority (CA) certificate from the server, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof a join procedure via a crafted certificate.
Publish Date : 2013-01-27 Last Update Date : 2013-02-07
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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 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)
CWE ID 310

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2013-0188 -- ipa security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27653 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2013-0189 -- ipa-client security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27541 unix
ELSA-2013:0188: ipa security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23303 unix
ELSA-2013:0189: ipa-client security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22947 unix
RHSA-2013:0188: ipa security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20967 unix
RHSA-2013:0188: ipa security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130188 unix
RHSA-2013:0189: ipa-client security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20987 unix
RHSA-2013:0189: ipa-client security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130189 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-2012-5484

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Redhat Freeipa 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Redhat Freeipa 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Redhat Freeipa 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Redhat Freeipa 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Redhat Freeipa 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Freeipa 11

- References For CVE-2012-5484 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-5484

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