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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1190

The default PAM files included with passwd in Mandrake Linux 8.1 do not support MD5 passwords, which could result in a lower level of password security than intended.
Publish Date : 2001-12-12 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1190

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 1

- References For CVE-2001-1190

http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7706.php
XF linux-passwd-weak-encryption(7706)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3683
BID 3683 Mandrake passwd PAM md5 Support Lacking Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2001/MDKSA-2001-091.php3
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2001:091

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1190

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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