CVE-2016-7030

NameCVE-2016-7030
DescriptionFreeIPA uses a default password policy that locks an account after 5 unsuccessful authentication attempts, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by locking out the account in which system services run on.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs849970

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
freeipa (PTS)sid4.4.4-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
freeipasource(unstable)4.4.4-1medium849970

Notes

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1370493
https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/ticket/6561
Upstream patch: https://git.fedorahosted.org/cgit/freeipa.git/commit/?id=6f1d92746
Additional dependency: https://git.fedorahosted.org/cgit/freeipa.git/commit/?id=73f33569c

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