Vulnerability CVE-2013-4217


Published: 2013-08-24   Modified: 2013-08-25

Description:
The OSAL_Crypt_SetEncryptedPassword function in InfraStack/OSDependent/Linux/OSAL/Services/wimax_osal_crypt_services.c in the OSAL crypt module in the Intel WiMAX Network Service through 1.5.2 for Intel Wireless WiMAX Connection 2400 devices logs a cleartext password during certain attempts to set a password, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a log file.

Type:

CWE-310

(Cryptographic Issues)

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Intel -> Wimax network service 

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=911121
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/08/08/17

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