CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2012-05-10
Bugzilla: 833482: CVE-2012-2746 rhds/389: plaintext password disclosure in audit log


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

389 Directory Server before (aka Red Hat Directory Server before 8.2.10-3), when the password of a LDAP user has been changed and audit logging is enabled, saves the new password to the log in plain text, which allows remote authenticated users to read the password.

Find out more about CVE-2012-2746 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 1.2
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Directory Server 8 (for RHEL 5 Server) (redhat-ds-base) RHSA-2012:1041 June 26, 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (389-ds-base) RHSA-2012:0997 June 20, 2012

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