Upstream information

CVE-2008-0169 at MITRE


Plugin/ (aka the passwordauth plugin) in ikiwiki 1.34 through 2.47 allows remote attackers to bypass authentication, and login to any account for which an OpenID identity is configured and a password is not configured, by specifying an empty password during the login sequence.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ikiwiki >= 3.20200202.3-2.7
  • ikiwiki-w3m >= 3.20200202.3-2.7
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ikiwiki-3.20200202.3-2.7

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:25:53 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:40 2022