CVE-2003-0046

Current Description

AbsoluteTelnet SSH2 client does not clear logon credentials from memory, including plaintext passwords, which could allow attackers with access to memory to steal the SSH credentials.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 19, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationCelestial SoftwareAbsolutetelnet2.11*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Celestial Software Absolutetelnet 2.11

References

NameSourceURLTags
20030129 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 01.28.03: SSH2 Clients Insecurely Store Passwordshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104386492422014&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://www.celestialsoftware.net/telnet/beta_software.htmlhttp://www.celestialsoftware.net/telnet/beta_software.htmlCONFIRMVendor Advisory
http://www.idefense.com/advisory/01.28.03.txthttp://www.idefense.com/advisory/01.28.03.txtMISCPATCH Vendor Advisory
7686http://www.osvdb.org/7686OSVDB
6725http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6725BID
1006013http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1006013SECTRACK