CVE-2006-2452

Current Description

GNOME GDM 2.8, 2.12, 2.14, and 2.15, when the "face browser" feature is enabled, allows local users to access the "Configure Login Manager" functionality using their own password instead of the root password, which can be leveraged to gain additional privileges.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 09, 2006
Last ModifiedOctober 03, 2018
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:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score3.7
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score1.9
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
    2.3ApplicationGnomeGdm2.8*******
    2.3ApplicationGnomeGdm2.12*******
    2.3ApplicationGnomeGdm2.14*******
    2.3ApplicationGnomeGdm2.15*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnome Gdm 2.12, 2.14, 2.15, 2.8

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=343476http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=343476CONFIRM
SUSE-SR:2006:013http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Jun/0003.htmlSUSE
20532http://secunia.com/advisories/20532SECUNIA
20552http://secunia.com/advisories/20552SECUNIA
20587http://secunia.com/advisories/20587SECUNIA
20627http://secunia.com/advisories/20627SECUNIA
20636http://secunia.com/advisories/20636SECUNIA
GLSA-200606-14http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-14.xmlGENTOO
MDKSA-2006:100http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:100MANDRIVA
20060608 rPSA-2006-0098-1 gdmhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436428BUGTRAQ
18332http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18332BID
ADV-2006-2239http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2239VUPEN
gdm-facebrowser-security-bypass(27018)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27018XF
USN-293-1https://usn.ubuntu.com/293-1/UBUNTU