Executive Summary

Name CVE-2005-2146 First vendor Publication 2005-07-05
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2008-09-05

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:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 4.6 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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SSH Tectia Server 4.3.1 and earlier, and SSH Secure Shell for Windows Servers, uses insecure permissions when generating the Secure Shell host identification key, which allows local users to access the key and spoof the server.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-2146

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
17685 SSH Tectia Server Private Key Permission Weakness

SSH Tectia Server and SSH Secure Shell for Windows contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to obtain the server host identification key caused by insufficient file permissions. It is possible that the flaw may allow an attacker to access the host identification key without the required administrative privileges. This key could then be copied and installed on a malicious server to masquerade as the original server.

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM http://www.ssh.com/company/newsroom/article/653/
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/15894

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