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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2004-2394
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:44:00
Published 31 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-2394

Summary

Off-by-one error in passwd 0.68 and earlier, when using the --stdin option, causes passwd to use the first 78 characters of a password instead of the first 79, which results in a small reduction of the search space required for brute force attacks.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 8.2

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.0

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.1

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 9.2

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1

Application

  • Mandrakesoft Mandrake Multi Network Firewall 8.2


References

XF - passwd-stdin-offbyone-bo(16178)

BID - 10370

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2004:045

CONFIRM - http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120060


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:28