Blackboard Academic Suite announcement.pl Admin Privilege Escalation

2005-12-10T10:42:32
ID OSVDB:21617
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2005-12-10T10:42:32

Description

Technical Description

According to the vendor, "this vulnerability only affects customers who are running our software using particular LDAP servers using specific settings."

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Blackboard has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.blackboard.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:17991 Related OSVDB ID: 22860 Related OSVDB ID: 21616 Related OSVDB ID: 21619 Related OSVDB ID: 21618 Other Advisory URL: http://www.ipomonis.com/advisories/Bb_6.zip Keyword: KB 181-2690 CVE-2005-4338