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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3166

Original release date: 09/15/2009
Last revised: 09/19/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

token.cgi in Bugzilla 3.4rc1 through 3.4.1 places a password in a URL at the beginning of a login session that occurs immediately after a password reset, which allows context-dependent attackers to discover passwords by reading (1) web-server access logs, (2) web-server Referer logs, or (3) the browser history.

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: 1022902
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.bugzilla.org/security/3.0.8/
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 36372
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36718
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=508189
Type: Advisory

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