CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2002-0226

Published: May 16, 2002 | Modified: Oct 18, 2016
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

retrieve_password.pl in DCForum 6.x and 2000 generates predictable new passwords based on a sessionID, which allows remote attackers to request a new password on behalf of another user and use the sessionID to calculate the new password for that user.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Dcforum Dcscripts 5.0 5.0
Dcforum Dcscripts 6.0 6.0
Dcforum Dcscripts 6.21 6.21
Dcforum Dcscripts 2000 2000

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