Plone CMS 3.0.5, and probably other 3.x versions, places a base64 encoded form of the username and password in the __ac cookie for the admin account, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain administrative privileges by sniffing the network.
Published 2008-03-20 00:44:00
Updated 2018-10-11 20:33:18
Source MITRE
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-1393

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 88 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-1393

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2008-1393

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Products affected by CVE-2008-1393

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