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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2014-9687
Last Modified 16 Mar 2015 02:26:16
Published 16 Mar 2015 10:59:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-9687

Summary

eCryptfs 104 and earlier uses a default salt to encrypt the mount passphrase, which makes it easier for attackers to obtain user passwords via a brute force attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Ecryptfs-utils 104


References

MISC - https://bugs.launchpad.net/ecryptfs/+bug/906550

UBUNTU - USN-2524-1

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150227 Re: eCryptfs key wrapping help to crack user password

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150217 CVE request: Linux kernel ecryptfs 1-byte overwrite

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150210 Re: eCryptfs key wrapping help to crack user password


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:08:06