VDB-114865 · CVE-2018-1346 · BID 103493

eDirectory up to 9.0 access control

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A vulnerability was found in eDirectory up to 9.0 (Directory Service Software). It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect availability. The summary by CVE is:

Addresses denial of service attack to eDirectory versions prior to 9.1.

The bug was discovered 02/01/2018. The weakness was published 03/21/2018 (Website). The advisory is shared at netiq.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2018-1346 since 12/10/2017. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 48 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

Upgrading to version 9.1 eliminates this vulnerability.




CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.2

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.1
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NVD Base Score: 7.5
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CNA Base Score: 3.1
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: eDirectory 9.1


12/10/2017 🔍
02/01/2018 +53 days 🔍
03/21/2018 +48 days 🔍
03/21/2018 +0 days 🔍
03/21/2018 +0 days 🔍
03/22/2018 +1 days 🔍
02/22/2023 +1798 days 🔍


Advisory: netiq.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2018-1346 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 103493 - NetIQ eDirectory CVE-2018-1346 Unspecified Denial of Service Vulnerability


Created: 03/22/2018 07:59 AM
Updated: 02/22/2023 02:45 PM
Changes: 03/22/2018 07:59 AM (59), 01/15/2020 03:39 PM (4), 02/05/2021 04:06 PM (3), 02/22/2023 02:45 PM (12)
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