Upstream information

CVE-2017-2590 at MITRE


A vulnerability was found in ipa before 4.4. IdM's ca-del, ca-disable, and ca-enable commands did not properly check the user's permissions while modifying CAs in Dogtag. An authenticated, unauthorized attacker could use this flaw to delete, disable, or enable CAs causing various denial of service problems with certificate issuance, OCSP signing, and deletion of secret keys.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.1
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Liberty Linux 7
  • ipa-admintools >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-client >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-client-common >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-common >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-python-compat >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-server >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-server-common >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-server-dns >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • ipa-server-trust-ad >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • python2-ipaclient >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • python2-ipalib >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6
  • python2-ipaserver >= 4.4.0-14.el7_3.6

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Mon Feb 27 12:15:09 2017
CVE page last modified: Mon Oct 30 17:29:23 2023