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CVE-2016-5008

Description

libvirt before 2.0.0 improperly disables password checking when the password on a VNC server is set to an empty string, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and establish a VNC session by connecting to the server.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Jul 13, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Jul 14, 2016

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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-4282
8.0.0.9 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed -- 9.0.0.0 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.26 --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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