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882136: CVE-2012-5604 rubygem-ldap_fluff: CloudForms authentication bypass when handling anonymous LDAP bind

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The ldap_fluff gem for Ruby, as used in Red Hat CloudFroms 1.1, when using Active Directory for authentication, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5604 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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This issue was discovered by Og Maciel of Red Hat.