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Vulnerability of makepasswd: privilege escalation via Weak Passwords

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Weak Passwords of makepasswd, in order to escalate his privileges.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 13/01/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2010-2247, FEDORA-2020-1db19e75db, FEDORA-2020-a5b60d0c2b, VIGILANCE-VUL-31303.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Weak Passwords of makepasswd, in order t...
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This vulnerability announce impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity threat is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat bulletin.

Solutions for this threat

Solutions for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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