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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-4786

Original release date: 09/10/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) running PIX 7.0 before 7.0.7.1, 7.1 before 7.1.2.61, 7.2 before 7.2.2.34, and 8.0 before 8.0.2.11, when AAA is enabled, composes %ASA-5-111008 messages from the "test aaa" command with cleartext passwords and sends them over the network to a remote syslog server or places them in a local logging buffer, which allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 2.5
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Local network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MIMG-74ZK93
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018660
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26677
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 25548
External Source: MISC
Name: http://tools.cisco.com/Support/BugToolKit/search/getBugDetails.do?method=fetchBugDetails&bugId=CSCsj72903
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#563673
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37499
External Source: XF
Name: cisco-asa-aaa-information-disclosure(36473)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3076

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