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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2001-0553
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:23
Published 14 Aug 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0553

Summary

SSH Secure Shell 3.0.0 on Unix systems does not properly perform password authentication to the sshd2 daemon, which allows local users to gain access to accounts with short password fields, such as locked accounts that use "NP" in the password field.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Ssh Secure Shell 3.0.0


References

CERT-VN - VU#737451

BUGTRAQ - 20010720 URGENT SECURITY ADVISORY FOR SSH SECURE SHELL 3.0.0

CONFIRM - http://www.ssh.com/products/ssh/exploit.cfm

XF - ssh-password-length-unauth-access(6868)

BID - 3078

OSVDB - 586

CIAC - L-121


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:18