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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2002-0954
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:29:23
Published 04 Oct 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



The encryption algorithms for enable and passwd commands on Cisco PIX Firewall can be executed quickly due to a limited number of rounds, which make it easier for an attacker to decrypt the passwords using brute force techniques.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Cisco Pix Firewall


BUGTRAQ - 20020712 The answer to the PIX encryption issue

VULNWATCH - 20020621 [VulnWatch] Weak Cisco Pix Password Encryption Algorithm

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:08