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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2001-1086
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:25:39
Published 04 Jul 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-1086

Summary

XDM in XFree86 3.3 and 3.3.3 generates easily guessable cookies using gettimeofday() when compiled with the HasXdmXauth option, which allows remote attackers to gain unauthorized access to the X display via a brute force attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Xfree86 Project X11r6 3.3

  • Xfree86 Project X11r6 3.3.3


References

BID - 2985

XF - xdm-cookie-brute-force(6808)

BUGTRAQ - 20010704 xdm cookies fast brute force

BUGTRAQ - 20010705 Re: xdm cookies fast brute force


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:31