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CVE-2010-0015

CVE information

Published

12 years ago

Last Modified

5 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

nis/nss_nis/nis-pwd.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.7 and Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC) 2.10.2 adds information from the passwd.adjunct.byname map to entries in the passwd map, which allows remote attackers to obtain the encrypted passwords of NIS accounts by calling the getpwnam function..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
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:gnu:glibc:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
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cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -