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Date: Tue, 9 Feb 2016 19:51:14 +0100
From: Andreas Stieger <>
Subject: CVE Request: cacti: Authentication using web authentication as a user
 not in the,cacti database allows complete access

Could a CVE ID please assigned for the following issue:
-bug:0002656: Authentication using web authentication as a user not in the
cacti database allows complete access Classified by upstream as a security fix.
Upstream fix is

Accessing cacti using a user name not the cacti database fills the log with
database error messages and allows complete access to everything, including the
user administration pages. The bug is in auth_login.php which fails to check
the query actually found any data or not.

Fixed in tagged but (as of writing) unreleased 0.8.8g.


Andreas Stieger <>
Project Manager Security
SUSE Linux GmbH, GF: Felix Imend├Ârffer, Jane Smithard, Graham Norton,
HRB 21284 (AG N├╝rnberg)

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