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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2002-0226
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:27:29
Published 16 May 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0226

Summary

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.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Dcscripts Dcforum 2000

  • Dcscripts Dcforum 5.0

  • Dcscripts Dcforum 6.0

  • Dcscripts Dcforum 6.21


References

BID - 4014

XF - dcforum-cgi-recover-passwords(8044)

BUGTRAQ - 20020201 Vulnerability in all versions of DCForum from dcscripts.com

CONFIRM - http://www.dcscripts.com/bugtrac/DCForumID7/3.html

OSVDB - 3866

OSVDB - 2038


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:50