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SSSD Local Handler Callback Unauthorized Login Vulnerability

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SSSD Local Handler Callback Unauthorized Login Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/30/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/23/2009
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of SSSD do not properly handle the creation of new user accounts. This can potentially allow context-dependent attackers to log in with the account name and an arbitrary password over SSH.

Solution(s)

  • sssd-unauthorized-ssh-login

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