CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2008-1880

Published: May 12, 2008 | Modified: Aug 08, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
5 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The default configuration of Firebird before 2.0.3.12981.0-r6 on Gentoo Linux sets the ISC_PASSWORD environment variable before starting Firebird, which allows remote attackers to bypass SYSDBA authentication and obtain sensitive database information via an empty password.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Firebird2 Ubuntu dapper *
Firebird2.0 Ubuntu hardy *
Firebird2.0 Ubuntu upstream *

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