CVE-1999-1074

Current Description

Webmin before 0.5 does not restrict the number of invalid passwords that are entered for a valid username, which could allow remote attackers to gain privileges via brute force password cracking.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 1999
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.1*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.2*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.3*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.4*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.21*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.22*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.31*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.41*******
    2.3ApplicationWebminWebmin0.42*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Webmin Webmin 0.1, 0.2, 0.21, 0.22, 0.3, 0.31, 0.4, 0.41, 0.42

References

NameSourceURLTags
19980501 Warning! Webmin Security Advisoryhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/9138BUGTRAQPATCH Vendor Advisory
98http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98BID
http://www.webmin.com/webmin/changes.htmlhttp://www.webmin.com/webmin/changes.htmlCONFIRMVendor Advisory