CVE-2004-0243

Current Description

AIX 4.3.3 through AIX 5.1, when direct remote login is disabled, displays a different message if the password is correct, which allows remote attackers to guess the password via brute force methods.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 23, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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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:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
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
    2.3OSIbmAix********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Aix *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20040206 AIX password enumeration possiblehttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0313.htmlBUGTRAQ
20040203 Re: sqwebmail web loginhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107583269206044&w=2BUGTRAQ
aix-password-enumeration(15172)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15172XF