CVE-2008-1198 Details

CVE-2008-1198

Published: 2008-03-06
Last Modified: 2018-01-06
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The default IPSec ifup script in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 through 5 configures racoon to use aggressive IKE mode instead of main IKE mode, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct brute force attacks by sniffing an unencrypted preshared key (PSK) hash.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 7.1/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 6.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:red_hat:enterprise_linux:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://secunia.com/advisories/48045
http://www.ernw.de/download/pskattack.pdf
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019563
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=435274
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41053

CVE ID
CVE-2008-1198
Published
2008-03-06
Modified
2018-01-06
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-16

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