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CVE-2004-2760

CVE information

Published

17 years ago

Last Modified

13 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

Medium

Impact Analysis

Description

sshd in OpenSSH 3.5p1, when PermitRootLogin is disabled, immediately closes the TCP connection after a root login attempt with the correct password, but leaves the connection open after an attempt with an incorrect password, which makes it easier for remote attackers to guess the password by observing the connection state, a different vulnerability than CVE-2003-0190. NOTE: it could be argued that in most environments, this does not cross privilege boundaries without requiring leverage of a separate vulnerability..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
Medium
Base Score
6.8/10
Exploit Score
8.6/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Medium
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.5p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:openbsd:openssh:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -

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