CVE-2004-1001 Affecting shadow package, versions <1:4.0.3-35



    Attack Complexity Low

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.04% (6th percentile)
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5.9 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-SHADOW-531829
  • published 1 Mar 2005
  • disclosed 1 Mar 2005

How to fix?

Upgrade Debian:11 shadow to version 1:4.0.3-35 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream shadow package and not the shadow package as distributed by Debian. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

Unknown vulnerability in the passwd_check function in Shadow, and possibly other versions before 4.0.5, allows local users to conduct unauthorized activities when an error from a pam_chauthtok function call is not properly handled.