CVE-2021-3652

medium

Description

A flaw was found in 389-ds-base. If an asterisk is imported as password hashes, either accidentally or maliciously, then instead of being inactive, any password will successfully match during authentication. This flaw allows an attacker to successfully authenticate as a user whose password was disabled.

References

https://github.com/389ds/389-ds-base/issues/4817

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1982782

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2022-04-18

Updated: 2022-11-28

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.5

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM