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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-1078
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:40
Published 29 Jul 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



WS_FTP Pro 6.0 uses weak encryption for passwords in its initialization files, which allows remote attackers to easily decrypt the passwords and gain privileges.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Ipswitch Ws Ftp Pro 6.0


BID - 547

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990729 WS_FTP Pro 6.0 Weak Password Encryption Vulnerability

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:16