Vulnerability CVE-2017-6594


Published: 2017-08-28

Description:
The transit path validation code in Heimdal before 7.3 might allow attackers to bypass the capath policy protection mechanism by leveraging failure to add the previous hop realm to the transit path of issued tickets.

Type:

CWE-295

(Certificate Issues)

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None
Affected software
Opensuse project -> LEAP 
Opensuse -> LEAP 
H5L -> Heimdal 

 References:
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2017-08/msg00062.html
http://www.h5l.org/advisories.html?show=2017-04-13
https://github.com/heimdal/heimdal/commit/b1e699103f08d6a0ca46a122193c9da65f6cf837
https://github.com/heimdal/heimdal/releases/tag/heimdal-7.3.0

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