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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0999

Original release date: 03/23/2006
Last revised: 05/04/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The SSL server implementation in NILE.NLM in Novell NetWare 6.5 and Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) allows a client to force the server to use weak encryption by stating that a weak cipher is required for client compatibility, which might allow remote attackers to decrypt contents of an SSL protected session.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015799
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/searchtid.cgi?10100633.htm
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19324
External Source: XF
Name: netware-nile-forced-weak-encryption(25382)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 24048
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2014-1972949.html
External Source: BID
Name: 64758
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1043

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