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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6226

Original release date: 12/04/2007
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The American Power Conversion (APC) AP7932 0u 30amp Switched Rack Power Distribution Unit (PDU), with rpdu 3.5.5 and aos 3.5.6, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and obtain login access by making a login attempt while a different client is logged in, and then resubmitting the login attempt once the other client exits.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: apc-pdu-unspecified-security-bypass(38783)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019018
External Source: BID
Name: 26636
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3418
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071129 APC Management Vulnerability

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