CVE-2012-2746

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
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 1.2.11.6 (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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Directory Server 8:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat Directory Server 9:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

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

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (389-ds-base) RHSA-2012:0997 2012-06-20
Red Hat Directory Server 8 (for RHEL 5 Server) (redhat-ds-base) RHSA-2012:1041 2012-06-26

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Directory Server 9 Directory Server Will not fix
Red Hat Directory Server 8 Directory Server Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
Last Modified

CVE description copyright © 2017, The MITRE Corporation