CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2015-7224

Improper Authentication

Published: Dec 21, 2017 | Modified: Jan 09, 2018
CVSS 3.x
9.8
CRITICAL
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

puppetlabs-mysql 3.1.0 through 3.6.0 allow remote attackers to bypass authentication by leveraging creation of a database account without a password when a ‘mysql_user’ user parameter contains a host with a netmask.

Weakness

When an actor claims to have a given identity, the software does not prove or insufficiently proves that the claim is correct.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Puppetlabs-mysql Puppet 3.1.0 3.6.0
Puppet-module-puppetlabs-mysql Ubuntu upstream *

Potential Mitigations

References