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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-6549
Last Modified 30 Mar 2009 12:00:00
Published 29 Mar 2009 09:30:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6549

Summary

The password_checker function in config/multiconfig.py in MoinMoin 1.6.1 uses the cracklib and python-crack features even though they are not thread-safe, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and crash) via unknown vectors.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Moinmoin 1.6.1


References

OSVDB - 48876

CONFIRM - http://moinmo.in/SecurityFixes

CONFIRM - http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.6/rev/35ff7a9b1546


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:14