CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2001-0984

Published: Sep 13, 2001 | Modified: Dec 20, 2017
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
4.6 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Password Safe 1.7(1) leaves cleartext passwords in memory when a user copies the password to the clipboard and minimizes Password Safe with the Clear the password when minimized and Lock password database on minimize and prompt on restore options enabled, which could allow an attacker with access to the memory (e.g. an administrator) to read the passwords.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Password_safe Counterpane 1.7.1 1.7.1

References