IBM solidDB Password Hash Length Authentication Bypass

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by an authentication bypass
vulnerability.

Description :

According to its build date, the version of IBM solidDB installed on
the remote host is affected by an authentication bypass vulnerability
because the application allows a remote attacker to specify the length
of a password hash. A remote attacker, exploiting this flaw, could
bypass authentication to the database.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-115/
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2011-04/0025.html
https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21474552

Solution :

Apply the fix specified in the vendor's advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 53332 ()

Bugtraq ID: 47137

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1560