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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2766

Original release date: 05/18/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


lib/backup-methods.sh in Backup Manager before 0.7.6 provides the MySQL password as a plaintext command line argument, which allows local users to obtain this password by listing the process and its arguments, related to lib/backup-methods.sh.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (HIGH) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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: 34780
External Source: XF
Name: backup-manager-password-plaintext(34489)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www2.backup-manager.org/Release076
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2412
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Backup-manager-commits] 20070102 r528 - in backup-manager/trunk: . doc lib man po
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugzilla.backup-manager.org/cgi-bin/show_bug.cgi?id=146

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* cpe:/a:backup_manager:backup_manager:0.7.5 and previous versions

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