Executive Summary

Name CVE-2004-2395 First vendor Publication 2004-12-31
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-07-11

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 2.1 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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Memory leak in passwd 0.68 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of failed read attempts from the password buffer.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2004-2395

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1
Os 8
Os 2

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
19790 Linux passwd Failed Read Attempt Local DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2004-07-31 Name : The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
File : mandrake_MDKSA-2004-045.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10370
MANDRAKE http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:045
MISC http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120060
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16180

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