DameWare NT Utilities DNTUS26 Process Password Disclosure

2005-04-05T08:55:27
ID OSVDB:15275
Type osvdb
Reporter Jordi Corrales(jordi@shellsec.net)
Modified 2005-04-05T08:55:27

Description

Vulnerability Description

DameWare NT Utilities contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered when dumping the 'DNTUS26' process from memory into a file, which will disclose user name and password resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 3.8 or 4.9 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

DameWare NT Utilities contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered when dumping the 'DNTUS26' process from memory into a file, which will disclose user name and password resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.dameware.com/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1013725 Secunia Advisory ID:14829 Related OSVDB ID: 15741 Other Advisory URL: http://www.shellsec.net/leer_advisory.php?id=7 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-04/0225.html ISS X-Force ID: 20140 CVE-2005-1166 Bugtraq ID: 13200