Vulnerability CVE-2009-0919


Published: 2009-03-16   Modified: 2012-02-13

Description:
XAMPP installs multiple packages with insecure default passwords, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access via (1) the "lampp" default password for the "nobody" account within the included ProFTPD installation, (2) a blank default password for the "root" account within the included MySQL installation, (3) a blank default password for the "pma" account within the phpMyAdmin installation, and possibly other unspecified passwords. NOTE: this was originally reported as a problem in DFLabs PTK, but this issue affects any product that is installed within the XAMPP environment, and should not be viewed as a vulnerability within that product. NOTE: DFLabs states that PTK is intended for use in a laboratory with "no contact from / to internet."

Type:

CWE-255

(Credentials Management)

Vendor: Apachefriends
Product: Xampp 
Version:
development
1.7.1
1.7
1.6.8a
1.6.8
1.6.7
1.6.6a
1.6.6
1.6.5a
1.6.5
1.6.4
1.6.3b
1.6.3a
1.6.3
1.6.2
1.6.1
1.6.0a
1.6.0
1.6
1.5.5a
1.5.5
1.5.4a
1.5.4
1.5.3
1.5.2
1.5.1
1.5.0
1.5
1.4.9
1.4.8
1.4.7
1.4.6
1.4.5
1.4.4
1.4.3
1.4.2
1.4.16
1.4.15
1.4.14
1.4.13
1.4.12
1.4.11
1.4.10
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.0.1
1.0
0.9
0.8.2
0.8.1
0.7.4
0.7.3
0.7.2
0.7.1
0.7.0
0.7
0.6a
0.6.3
0.6.2
0.6.1
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.2
0.1

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://ptk.dflabs.com/security.html
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49306
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-xampp/
http://www.debianhelp.co.uk/xampp.htm
http://www.apachefriends.org/en/faq-xampp-linux.html

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