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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2000-1199
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:54
Published 31 Aug 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-1199

Summary

PostgreSQL stores usernames and passwords in plaintext in (1) pg_shadow and (2) pg_pwd, which allows attackers with sufficient privileges to gain access to databases.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Postgresql 6.3.2

  • Postgresql 6.5.3


References

XF - postgresql-plaintext-passwords(4364)

BID - 1139

BUGTRAQ - 20000423 Postgresql cleartext password storage


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:04