IBM solidDB Password Hash Length Authentication Bypass

high Nessus Plugin ID 53332

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.

Solution

Apply the fix specified in the vendor's advisory.

See Also

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2011-02

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-115/

https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2011/Apr/24

https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21474552

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53332

File Name: soliddb_passwd_hash_length_code_exec.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Family: Databases

Published: 4/8/2011

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:soliddb

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/1/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/1/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1560

BID: 47137

TRA: TRA-2011-02

SECUNIA: 44030