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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0941

The ConsoleCallBack class for nCipher running under JRE 1.4.0 and 1.4.0_01, as used by the TrustedCodeTool and possibly other applications, may leak a passphrase when the user aborts an application that is prompting for the passphrase, which could allow attackers to gain privileges.
Publish Date : 2002-10-04 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0941

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ncipher Nforce Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Hardware Ncipher Nshield Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ncipher Nforce 1
Ncipher Nshield 1

- References For CVE-2002-0941
BUGTRAQ 20020617 nCipher Advisory #4: Console Java apps can leak passphrases on Windows
BID 5024 nCipher ConsoleCallBack Class With JRE 1.4.0 Smart Card Passphrase Leak Vulnerability Release Date:2002-06-14
XF ncipher-consolecallback-passphrase-leak(9354)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0941

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