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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2925

Original release date: 09/20/2011
Last revised: 10/04/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cumin in Red Hat Enterprise Messaging, Realtime, and Grid (MRG) 2.0 records broker authentication credentials in a log file, which allows local users to bypass authentication and perform unauthorized actions on jobs and message queues via a direct connection to the broker.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 75217
External Source: XF
Name: cumin-log-files-sec-bypass(69659)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:1250
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45887
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026021
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45928
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 49500
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=731574
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:1249
Type: Advisory

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