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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-0527

Original release date: 08/15/2011
Last revised: 04/25/2012


VMware vFabric tc Server (aka SpringSource tc Server) 2.0.x before 2.0.6.RELEASE and 2.1.x before 2.1.2.RELEASE accepts obfuscated passwords during JMX authentication, which makes it easier for context-dependent attackers to obtain access by leveraging an ability to read stored passwords.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/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 modification

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External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20110811 CVE-2011-0527: VMware vFabric tc Server password obfuscation bypass
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.springsource.com/security/cve-2011-0527
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: tcserver-jmx-sec-bypass(69156)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025923
External Source: BID
Name: 49122

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