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Webmin Authentication Bypass Vulnerability

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Webmin Authentication Bypass Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/12/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

The authentication mechanism of certain versions of Webmin can be circumvented by a remote attacker; all that is required to carry out a successful attack is a known username and a set password timeout option on the server.

Solution(s)

  • webmin-upgrade-0_970
  • webmin-upgrade-latest

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