Caldera Volution Manager plain text Directory Administrator password
|volution-manager-plaintext-password (9240)||Medium Risk|
Volution Manager is a remote system administration and management program developed by Caldera International. Caldera Volution Manager stores the Directory Administrator's password unencrypted and in plain text in the /etc/ldap/slapd.conf file. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability by recovering this password to gain unauthorized administrative access to the Volution Manager.
No remedy available as of February 1, 2014.
- Caldera International, Inc. Security Advisory CSSA-2002-024.0: Volution Manager: Directory Administrator password in cleartext.
- BID-4923: Caldera Volution Manager Default Cleartext Directory Administrator Password Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0911: Caldera Volution Manager 1.1 stores the Directory Administrator password in cleartext in the slapd.conf file, which could allow local users to gain privileges.
- OSVDB ID: 4664: Caldera Volution Manager slapd.conf Admin Password Exposure
- SCO Caldera Volution Manager 1.1
Jun 03, 2002
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