CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2001-1497

Published: Dec 31, 2001 | Modified: Jul 23, 2021
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
2.1 LOW
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 through 6.0 could allow local users to differentiate between alphanumeric and non-alphanumeric characters used in a password by pressing certain control keys that jump between non-alphanumeric characters, which makes it easier to conduct a brute-force password guessing attack.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Internet_explorer Microsoft 4.0.1 4.0.1
Ie Microsoft 4.1 4.1
Internet_explorer Microsoft 4.0 4.0
Internet_explorer Microsoft 4.0.1 4.0.1
Ie Microsoft 4.0.1 4.0.1
Ie Microsoft 4.1 4.1
Ie Microsoft 4.1 4.1
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Ie Microsoft 4.0.1 4.0.1
Ie Microsoft 4.0 4.0
Internet_explorer Microsoft 6.0 6.0

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