ID CVE-2005-2069
Summary pam_ldap and nss_ldap, when used with OpenLDAP and connecting to a slave using TLS, does not use TLS for the subsequent connection if the client is referred to a master, which may cause a password to be sent in cleartext and allows remote attackers to sniff the password.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:openldap:openldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:openldap:openldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:nss_ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:nss_ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:pam_ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:padl_software:pam_ldap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 11-10-2017 - 01:30)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL NONE NONE
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:19:27.229-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description pam_ldap and nss_ldap, when used with OpenLDAP and connecting to a slave using TLS, does not use TLS for the subsequent connection if the client is referred to a master, which may cause a password to be sent in cleartext and allows remote attackers to sniff the password.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9445
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title pam_ldap and nss_ldap, when used with OpenLDAP and connecting to a slave using TLS, does not use TLS for the subsequent connection if the client is referred to a master, which may cause a password to be sent in cleartext and allows remote attackers to sniff the password.
version 23
redhat via4
advisories
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:751
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:767
refmap via4
bid
  • 14125
  • 14126
confirm
fulldisc 20050704 pam_ldap/nss_ldap password leak in a master+slave+start_tls LDAP setup
gentoo GLSA-2005-07-13
mandriva MDKSA-2005:121
misc
osvdb 17692
secunia
  • 17233
  • 17845
  • 21520
ubuntu USN-152-1
xf ldap-tls-information-disclosure(21245)
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2007-03-14
organization Red Hat
statement Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Last major update 11-10-2017 - 01:30
Published 30-06-2005 - 04:00
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